Dr Lyndon (Ngāti Hine, Ngāti Whatua, Waikato) is a public health doctor, a Senior Lecturer in Medical Education at the University of Auckland, and Equity Lead at Mahitahi Hauora Public Health Organisation in Northland. He is also a Clinical Director at Tend Health. A Board member of the Northland District Health Board and the Health Promotion Agency, Dr Lyndon also co-hosts the TVNZ medical series ‘The Check Up.’ He completed his Master of Public Health at Harvard University as a Fulbright Scholar in 2017 and his PhD is focused in medical education. He was also awarded the Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Young Professional of the Year 2016.

Dr Lyndon is passionate about achieving health equity through public health and medical education: “Ko tou rourou, ko toku rourou ka ora ai te iwi – with your contribution and my contribution there lies wellbeing for the people.”