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Ruth Hinz

Ruth started work at CPHR in September 2011.She began her PhD thesis in January 2013, examining occupational exposures and possible health effects from residual chemicals in workers handling imported and/or fumigated containers or goods.

Ruth has a postgraduate Diploma in Public Health (Otago University) and a Masters degree in Earth Science (Massey University). Her thesis examined the personal exposure and health effects of hydrogen sulphide gases in Rotorua, New Zealand.

Before joining CPHR, Ruth worked in various areas of nursing for many years, both in New Zealand and overseas.

Her research interests are occupational and environmental health, and the assessment of exposure.

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Ruth Hinz

Junior Research Officer / PhD Candidate

Phone: +64 4 979 3108

Email: r.hinz@massey.ac.nz