Frank Kueppers

Frank Kueppers is a urology cancer surgeon and director of CURT (Canterbury Urology Research Trust) in Otautahi/Christchurch who immigrated to Aotearoa 20 years ago after a locum on Tokelau in the South Pacific. Before the End-of-Life referendum passed in 2019, he was advocating for the right to a dignified death in the media and on public panels. In 2022, Frank became an assisted dying practitioner and has held public talks about this important topic. He is also a trustee for the Christchurch Charity Hospital and for FACT (Fight Against Conspiracy Theories) Aotearoa.