Pou Whirinaki - Dr Kēri Rātima 

 

Dr Kēri Rātima (Whakatōhea, Ngāti Pūkeko, Tūhoe) was appointed as the College’s new Pou Whirinaki in July 2019. 

The Pou Whirinaki provides clinical and pastoral support to all the Māori GP registrars in our specialist training programme, the General Practice Education Programme.

Kēri lives in the Eastern Bay of Plenty where she works as a GP and Medical Educator. She has worked in general practice in Auckland, Wellington, Rotorua and more recently in Te Kaha, Ōpōtiki and Murupara. 

Email details: pou.whirinaki@rnzcgp.org.nz