Dr Lupe Taumoepeau

Session | Bias
Mistaken identity and discrimination – a personal reflection

NZSA speaker Taumoepeau bio

Lupe Taumoepeau is a vascular and transplant surgeon at Wellington Hospital. She is the first New Zealand female vascular surgeon and only Pacific Island vascular surgeon in Australasia. Lupe is actively involved in prevocational medical education, mentoring Pacific Island secondary school and medical students and female junior doctors considering a career in surgery.