Mrs Milne has been involved in addressing mental health issues in the Māori community in her roles as a psychopaedic nurse and as a general and psychiatric nurse. She has contributed to Te Hau Marire, the national Māori addiction strategy, and developed several education programmes. She was a member of the Health Research Council, and she chaired the Māori health research group that developed Te Ara Tika to improve research ethics with Māori. She is part of the International Network of Indigenous Health Knowledge and Development and has spoken at conferences in New Zealand and overseas. Mrs Milne develops and delivers training in cultural competency within health services and is a member of the Māori committee of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists.
Moe Milne, of Kawakawa,ONZM,for services to Māori and health