Dr Janine Paynter

BSc (Hons) PhD

Research | Current

Measuring the impact of the MeNZB vaccine on gonorrhoea in New Zealand using a case-control study and cohort study.

Investigating the effectiveness of the pneumococcal vaccine against pneumonia, otitis media (ear infection) and invasive pneumococcal disease.

Vaccination coverage in New Zealand


Areas of expertise

Vaccine safety and effectiveness, public health, tobacco control, observational studies, large datasets

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • Howe, A. S., Pointon, L., Gauld, N., Paynter, J., Willing, E., & Turner, N. (2020). Pertussis and influenza immunisation coverage of pregnant women in New Zealand. Vaccine, 38 (43), 6766-6776. 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.08.030
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Anna Howe, Natalie Gauld, Nikki Turner
  • Ofanoa, M., Buetow, S., Ofanoa, S., Huggard, P., Paynter, J., & Nosa, V. (2020). Reasons for and impacts of Kava use by Tongan men in Kava clubs in Auckland and Tonga. Social Sciences, 9 (2), 56-60. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Malakai 'Ofanoa, Samuela Ofanoa, Vili Nosa
  • Ofanoa, M., Paynter, J., & Buetow, S. (2020). ‘O’ofaki: A health promotion and community development concept to bring Pasifika People together. Health Promotion International10.1093/heapro/daaa025
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Malakai 'Ofanoa
  • Charania, N. A., Paynter, J., Lee, A. C., Watson, D. G., & Turner, N. M. (2020). Vaccine-Preventable Disease-Associated Hospitalisations Among Migrant and Non-migrant Children in New Zealand. Journal of immigrant and minority health, 22 (2), 223-231. 10.1007/s10903-019-00888-4
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/48086
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Arier Lee, Nikki Turner
  • Baumann, K. E., Paynter, J., Petousis-Harris, H., Prymula, R., Yang, Y. T., & Shaw, J. (2019). Comparison of vaccination coverage of four childhood vaccines in New Zealand and New York State. Journal of paediatrics and child health, 55 (7), 781-788. 10.1111/jpc.14289
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Helen Petousis-Harris
  • Paynter, J., Goodyear-Smith, F., Morgan, J., Saxton, P., Black, S., & Petousis-Harris, H. (2019). Reply to "Comment on Effectiveness of a Group B Outer Membrane Vesicle Meningococcal Vaccine in Preventing Hospitalization from Gonorrhea in New Zealand: A Retrospective Cohort Study, Vaccines, 2019, 1, 5; doi:10.3390/vaccines7010005". Vaccines, 7 (1).10.3390/vaccines7010032
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Felicity Goodyear-Smith, Peter Saxton, Helen Petousis-Harris
  • Griffith, R. J., Harding, J. E., McKinlay, C. J. D., Wouldes, T. A., Harris, D. L., Alsweiler, J. M., & CHYLD Study Team (2019). Maternal glycemic control in diabetic pregnancies and neurodevelopmental outcomes in preschool aged children. A prospective cohort study. Early human development, 130, 101-108. 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2019.01.010
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Jane Harding, Chris McKinlay, Trecia Wouldes, Deborah Harris, Jane Alsweiler, Anna Tottman, Benjamin Thompson
  • Petousis-Harris, H., Howe, A. S., Paynter, J., Turner, N., & Griffin, J. (2019). Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines Turning the Tide on Inequity: A Retrospective Cohort Study of New Zealand Children Born 2006-2015. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 68 (5), 818-826. 10.1093/cid/ciy570
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nikki Turner, Helen Petousis-Harris, Anna Howe


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