Staff of the National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research
Janis is also the Foundation Director of the longitudinal study entitled the Pacific Islands Families Study that is focused on the development of the child within the context of the family.
Dr Bellringer is also Acting Director of the Gambling and Addictions Research Centre. She is a senior research fellow with extensive experience (since 1988) in project and research management and, since 2002, in gambling research.
Dr Wendy Wrapson works across the five centres comprising the Institute, assisting with the preparation of grant applications and journal articles.
Directors of Research Centres
Centre for Migrant and Refugee Research
Centre for Pacific Health and Development Research
Gambling and Addictions Research Centre
- Dr Maria Bellringer, Associate Director
Taupua Waiora Centre for Māori Health Research
Centre for Child Health Research