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Lara Rangiwhetu, Department of Public Health

Profile_Lara_RangiwhetuBCom(Hons) Marketing, PGDip Development Studies, BA Design 

PhD Student; HHRP

Contact details

Tel +64 27 349 2629
Email lara.rangiwhetu@postgrad.otago.ac.nz

Research interests and activities

Lara is a PhD candidate at University of Otago, Wellington. She is working on evaluating the upgrade of Arlington, Wellington City Council's largest social housing site as well as other urban regeneration projects. Her research interests include social justice, equity and wellbeing.

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Publications

Rangiwhetu, L. J., Pierse, N., Chisholm, E., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2020). Public housing and well-being: Evaluation frameworks to influence policy. Health Education & Behavior, 47(6), 825-835. doi: 10.1177/1090198120917095

Rangiwhetu, L. (2019). Evaluating the impact of social housing remediation and regeneration on tenants' wellbeing: Health, social connections and safety (PhD). University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/9653

Rangiwhetu, L., Howden-Chapman, P., Pierse, N., Chisholm, E., Randal, E., & Short, I. (2018). Evaluating the Tamaki regeneration. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings (ICEERB): Housing Sustainability in Urban Areas. (pp. 41). Retrieved from https://www.otago.ac.nz/iceerb-2018

Rangiwhetu, L., Pierse, N., Viggers, H., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2018). Cold New Zealand council housing getting an upgrade. Policy Quarterly, 14(2), 65, 73.

Rangiwhetu, L., Pierse, N., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2017). Effects of minor household interventions to block draughts on social housing temperatures: A before and after study. Kōtuitui, 12(2), 235-245. doi: 10.1080/1177083X.2017.1372787

Rangiwhetu, L. J., Pierse, N., Chisholm, E., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2020). Public housing and well-being: Evaluation frameworks to influence policy. Health Education & Behavior, 47(6), 825-835. doi: 10.1177/1090198120917095

Journal - Research Article

Rangiwhetu, L., Pierse, N., Viggers, H., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2018). Cold New Zealand council housing getting an upgrade. Policy Quarterly, 14(2), 65, 73.

Journal - Research Article

Rangiwhetu, L., Pierse, N., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2017). Effects of minor household interventions to block draughts on social housing temperatures: A before and after study. Kōtuitui, 12(2), 235-245. doi: 10.1080/1177083X.2017.1372787

Journal - Research Article

Hoek, J., Gendall, P., Rapson, L., & Louviere, J. (2011). Information accessibility and consumers' knowledge of prescription drug benefits and risks. Journal of Consumer Affairs, 45(2), 248-274. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-6606.2011.01202.x

Journal - Research Article

Rangiwhetu, L., Howden-Chapman, P., Pierse, N., Chisholm, E., Randal, E., & Short, I. (2018). Evaluating the Tamaki regeneration. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings (ICEERB): Housing Sustainability in Urban Areas. (pp. 41). Retrieved from https://www.otago.ac.nz/iceerb-2018

Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Rangiwhetu, L. (2019). Evaluating the impact of social housing remediation and regeneration on tenants' wellbeing: Health, social connections and safety (PhD). University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/9653

Awarded Doctoral Degree

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