Dr Ruth Cunningham, Senior Research Fellow and Public Health Physician
Department of Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington
Ruth Cunningham is a public health physician and epidemiologist working in the areas of mental health research, social epidemiology, and health services research. The main focus of her current work is mental health epidemiology and the physical health of people with experience of mental health conditions. She is currently completing a project funded by the National Heart Foundation examining the accuracy of cardiovascular risk prediction algorithms for people using mental health services.