November 25, 2004

New WHO Fellow

Palmerston North: MidCentral District Health Board's Craig Johnston has won one of two World Health Organisation Fellowships awarded nationally for 2004-2005. The board's senior portfolio manager for primary health care plans to use the $US9000 ($NZ12,647) fellowship to study primary health care strategies in Britain. A panel of district health board chief executives chose his proposal in a process managed by District Health Boards of New Zealand.