Congratulations to NZCPHM Fellow Dr. Ashley Bloomfield on new
role as Director-General of Health! The announcement was made 22
May 2018 from Health Minister Dr. David Clark.
"Dr Bloomfield understands our health system and has sector
leadership experience. He has a clinical background and has worked
in primary care, public health and health policy.
"That depth and breadth of experience - and the strong
relationships Dr Bloomfield has in the health sector - will be
invaluable as he takes over leadership of the Ministry of Health. I
look forward to working with him.'
Dr. Bloomfield will serve a five year term commencing 11 June