Kōhatu – Centre for Hauora Māori
Kōhatu provides the focus for hauora Māori (Māori health) within the Dunedin School of Medicine and involves teaching, research, Māori strategic development (including workforce and professional development), community networking, and student relationships and support.
Background: Māori are under-represented in the medical workforce; however, numbers of Māori medical doctors are beginning to grow. This research explores what it means to be a Māori doctor utilising Kaupapa Māori methodology. ...
This research sought to explore whether delivery by repeat caesarean section altered decision making by whānau. Qualitative research in a Kaupapa Māori framework (Māori based framework) was used to explore whānau ...