Dr Emma Espiner
Broadcaster and political commentator Emma grew up in Wellington. She graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Auckland in 2020. She is a columnist for Newsroom and hosts a podcast Getting Better for Radio New Zealand about Māori health equity.
In 2020, Emma won Opinion Writer of the Year at the Voyager Media Awards. Emma's memoir, There’s a Cure for This: A Memoir, was released on May 9, 2023.