Board Members

The governing body of Pacific Society of Reproductive Health is elected at the Society's Biennial General Meeting (BGM) held every two years. The BGM in Port Vila, Vanuatu during the 2017 conference elected a new Board comprised of:

Dr Pushpa Nusair
Dr. Pushpa is a Medical Associate Professor at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Fiji National University.
Dr. Kara Okesene-Gafa
Vice President
Dr. Kara Okesene-Gafa is an obstetrician-gynecologist at Middlemore Hospital and Senior Lecturer Department of O&G, South Auckland Clinical School, University of Auckland. Dr. Kara is also the lead clinician for Read More
Dr Gunzee Gawain
Dr Gunzee Gawain is a specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist. He is the current CEO of Hela Provincial Health Authority in Papua New Guinea. Dr Gunzee holds a Master of Medicine Read More
Kathleen Gapirongo
Ex-officio member and Immediate past president
Kathleen Gapirongo is currently the Program Manager for the Reproductive and Child Health/ Nutrition Unit at the Ministry of Health and Medical Services in Solomon Islands. She holds a bachelors Read More
Nancy Pego
Paula Puawe
Board Member
Paula Puawe (RN,RM,BN,DipM,MIPH,MHAd) has been the course coordinator for the Bachelor of Midwifery program at the University of Goroka, PNG since 2012. She has a Bachelor of Nursing from the Read More
Tagiyaco Vakaloloma
Board Member
Tagiyaco Vakaloloma is currently the Midwifery Clinical Nurse Coordinator for the Maternity Unit, Colonial War Memorial Hospital. Tagiyaco graduated with a Diploma in Nursing from the Fiji School of Nursing Read More
Errollyn Tungu
Board Member