PNGIMR is headed by the Director and two deputy directors for Science & Corporate Service

Executive Management


Professor William Pomat

Deputy Director - Science & Research

Dr Moses Laman 

Deputy Director - Corporate Affairs & Support Services

Ms Daphne Tion

Financial Controller

Ms Maria Gipis

Human Resource Manager

Mr John Wemin

Head Units

Infection and Immunity Unit


Population, Health and Demography Unit


Vector Borne Disease Unit

Dr Maria Ome

Sexual & Reproductive Health Unit

Dr Janet Gare