Associate Professor Susan Morton, Director and Principal Investigator, Growing Up in New Zealand
Associate Professor Susan Morton is the Director and Principal Investigator leading Growing Up in New Zealand. Susan is a specialist in Public Health Medicine and a Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology and Population Health at The University of Auckland. Susan also holds postgraduate qualifications in mathematics and statistics and is an expert in life course epidemiology. She qualified as a secondary school teacher before transitioning into her medical career. Her major research interests are in maternal and child wellbeing, intergenerational and life course effects on health and development, translational research and economic modelling of life course outcomes.