New Zealand Doctor
MIMS (NZ) Ltd
PO Box 31348
Phone: +64-9-488 4279
Fax: +64-9-488 4284
Barbara Fountain has been editor of New Zealand Doctor since 1996. She has previously worked as a daily newspaper journalist. Prior to training in journalism, Barbara worked in scientific publishing in the UK and as a biochemist.
JournalistCliff TaylorDDI + 64-9-488 4276
Mobile 022 311 8297
Cliff Taylor joined New Zealand Doctor in January 2014. He has wide experience in news and feature writing and has worked as a producer for BBC World Service. He has previously reported for Pharmacy Today
JournalistRuth LarsenDDI + 64-9-488 4276
Mobile 027 444 9223
Ruth Larsen returned to New Zealand Doctor in January 2013, having previously worked as a reporter for the publication (as Ruth Wynyard). Ruth has also worked for Pharmacy Today and as editor of Hospitality.
JournalistJeremy OldsDDI + 64-9-488 4291
Mobile 021 2940511
Jeremy Olds joined New Zealand Doctor in January 2013 as a new graduate. Jeremy has an honours degree in communication studies.
Rey Castaneda joined New Zealand Doctor in March 2013 as a new graduate. In addition to his postgraduate diploma in journalism he has a degree in biological sciences.
Journalist/Online Content ManagerAmanda CameronDDI + 64-9-488 4292
Mobile 021 565 332
Amanda Cameron manages content for the New Zealand Doctor website. She is an experienced medical writer and was previously deputy editor of the paper.
Virginia McMillan covers Wellington and the lower North Island region for New Zealand Doctor. She has wide newsroom experience, including two years as assistant editor of business weekly The Independent Financial Review.
Liane Topham-Kindley, based in Dunedin, has covering the South Island and rural issues for New Zealand Doctor since 1997. Liane also manages the business section of the paper.
Richard French started with New Zealand Doctor in 2001 as How To Treat editor. He has previously worked for Adis International as a publication manager and in scientific publishing in the UK.
Rosie Scholz can help with general editorial inquiries. She joined the New Zealand Doctor team in August 2011.
Queries regarding design and illustration aspects of the publication should be made to Megan Colquhoun. Megan joined New Zealand Doctor in November 2012.
Hilly is New Zealand Doctor’s longest serving employee, starting with the publication in 1990
Subscriptions ManagerHelen RoosDDI +64-09-488 4272
Mobile 021 413 572
Advertising & Business ManagerRhonda Jackson
DDI +64-9-488 4274
Mobile 021 746 475
Sales/Marketing ManagerJames White
DDI +64-9-488 4264
Mobile 021 907 386
Production & Classifieds AdvertisingAngie Duberly
DDI +64-9-488 4286