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.
- 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.
The Strategic COVID-19 Public Health Advisory Group's advice to Minister Verrall
The group has provided Hon Dr Ayesha Verrall, Associate Minister of Health (Public Health), their advice about the future of the elimination strategy and the phased re-opening of borders.
Published at 5am on Wednesday 11 August 2021.