Lesley was born in the North East of England and has resided in New Zealand since 2008.
Lesley is a Public Health Specialist and Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health (UK) with longstanding involvement in weight management interventions for adolescents and adults.
Lesley works part time for the University of Otago, Wellington, and part time for Auckland Regional Public Health Service.
Lesley has research interests in health behaviour and risk messaging including influenza, obesity and HIV. She is particularly interested in the interface between primary health care and public health. Lesley is also engaged in educational research with the Medical School.
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