Our Partners and Stakeholders

Te Aka Mātauranga Matepukupuku is proud to have rewarding relationships with the community, philanthropy and various cancer service providers and academic institutions.

Our medical colleagues

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences (host faculty)
Office of the Tumuaki and Te Kupenga Hauora Māori

Oncology Students Association

Auckland Cancer Society Research

Cancer Trials New Zealand

Leukaemia and Blood Cancer Research



Transdisciplinary connections

While our work is based in medicine, it is also transdisciplinary and we collaborate with other University of Auckland research centres.

The university is home to two Centre of Research Excellence with cancer themes:

Maurice Wilkins Centre

Medtech Health Centre


Data Management

Centre for e-Research (in cancer data management)


Large Scale Research Institute with Cancer theme

Auckland Bioengineering Institute (ABI) is a world-leading research institute that aims to improve medical diagnosis and treatment of injury and disease. It applies engineering sciences and technical innovation to medicine and human physiology.Their Cancer Imaging Group develops imaging-based tools and technologies to enable the accurate diagnosis, staging and treatment of cancer. This includes predictive software tools, imaging biomarkers, novel imaging devices, and computational models to understand cancer metastasis through the lymphatic system.

Health Sector


Professional Bodies


  • Philanthropic and NGO funding bodies
  • Other philanthropy – charities, trusts and private donors