Professor Frank Frizelle became Editor-in-Chief of the NZMJ on 19 July 2002.
- Dr David McBride, Preventive and Social Medicine | Dunedin
- Dr Kiki Maoate, Paediatric Surgeon, Urologist | Christchurch
- Professor Roger Mulder, Psychological Medicine | Christchurch
- Professor Mark Weatherall, Geriatrician | Wellington
- Dr Cameron Lacey | Christchurch
- Professor Suzanne Pitama, Psychologist | Christchurch
- Associate Professor Janak de Zoysa, Nephrologist | Auckland