Innovation

Pioneering ideas to tackle major global health problems.

Collaboration

Working with people from commercial, government, community and academic organisations.

Leadership

World leaders in smoking cessation, nutrition, m-health, physical activity and heart health research.

Global Reach

Delivering projects and programmes in Europe, the US, Asia, Pacific and Australasia.

Our Mission

Discovering innovative solutions to the world’s leading health problems 


1 June, 2017

University of Auckland in $215 million investment deal for commercialisation

UniServices has signed a multi-million-dollar deal that will allow a significant increase in the number and quality of world class “disruptive” companies spun out of the university’s research and development.

It is part of an agreement that will see Auckland and the Group of Eight (Go8*) Australian universities together receive investment of “at least” NZ$215 million over 10 years to find and develop companies involved in “disruptive innovation” in areas such as digital medicine, new medical therapies and quantum computing. Read more
1 May, 2017

NIHI research presented to international policy makers

Professor Cliona Ni Mhurchu, was invited to present the findings of NIHI-led nutrition labelling research to government agencies in Canberra on 23rd May 2017. Read more
22 May, 2017

Legal action against tobacco 'sticks' - Expert reaction

Tobacco sticks designed to be heated in an electronic device have run afoul of NZ law, with charges laid against their manufacturer. Read more

Measuring success

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