Strategic COVID-19 Public Health Advisory Group

To ensure our ongoing response to COVID-19 is informed by the best available expert advice, the Minister for COVID-19 Response has established the Strategic COVID-19 Public Health Advisory Group.

Purpose of the group

The purpose of the group is to provide independent advice on our ongoing COVID-19 response informed by their expertise in epidemiology, infectious diseases, public health, and modelling.

Membership

  • Sir David Skegg, Chair 
  • Associate Prof Nikki Turner, Member
  • Prof Philip Hill, Member
  • Dr Maia Brewerton, Member
  • Prof David Murdoch, Member
  • Dr Ella Iosua, Member
  • Rodney Jones, Special Advisor
  • Professor Shaun Hendy, Special Advisor

Dr Ian Town is an Observer of the Group.

Terms of Reference

The Terms of Reference outline the purpose and scope of the Strategic COVID-19 Public Health Advisory Group.

Read Terms of Reference [PDF, 159 KB]