Professor Angus Hikairo Macfarlane, a member of the Ageing Well International Science Advisory Panel, was recently made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. 

He received the honour for his services to education, psychology, and Māori.

When speaking about his reaction to the news, Professor Macfarlane felt surprise and humility, as well as curiosity to know “Why me?”. Read the article.

We at Ageing Well wish to congratulate Professor Macfarlane on this well deserved honour.