Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Director, PPII, Office of the Vice-Chancellor

Sir Ashley Bloomfield trained in medicine at the University of Auckland and specialised in public health medicine. His key areas of professional interest are non-communicable disease prevention and control, tobacco control, and addressing equity. He has 25 years’ experience in public policy and health leadership, including at the World Health Organization in Geneva. He was New Zealand’s Director-General of Health from June 2018 to July 2022 and led the country’s health response to the COVID-19 pandemic. He was appointed a Knights Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (KNZM) in the 2023 New Year Honours for services to public health. Dr Bloomfield is now a Professor at the University of Auckland’s School of Population Health.

Countdown to ASPIRE 2024 (3 July, 2024)








Join the mailing list

Keep up-to-date with all the latest ASPIRE Conference News.




For any queries, contact Event Services.





Print Friendly, PDF & Email