Accessibility Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Navigation Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Site Map Menu

Anatomy Otago: Our postgraduate students

PhD

  • Nadia Adotevi TARP deficits in neurological disorders
  • Benjamin Aghoghovwia
  • Rachael Ashby
  • Zsuzsanna Barad
  • Deanna Barwick The role of "compound" on post-stroke recovery
  • Laura Boddington Using electrical stimulation to enhance recovery from stroke
  • Stella Cameron
  • Jody Cicolini The urea cycle in Alzheimer's disease
  • Neha Dhavale Examining the impact of agricultural intensification on childhood growth in prehistoric SE Asia
  • Megan Elder Understanding the role of sAPPa in protein synthesis
  • Gail Elliott
  • Alexander Goikoetxea The molecular basis of sex change reversal in protogynous fish
  • Anna Gosling
  • Karen Greig
  • Papillon Gustafson The role of prolactin in suppressing the maternal stress response
  • Ashwini Hariharan Investigating endothelial dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis
  • Gert-Jan Jeunen Use of environmental DNA (eDNA) as a monitoring tool in the marine environment
  • Marion Kennedy Clinical anatomy of the shoulder bursae
  • Joon Kim
  • Siobhan Kirk
  • Maddie Kyrke-Smith
  • Denise Martini Evolution and conservation of the endangered New Zealand Kaka
  • Natalie Matheson
  • Onome Okpe Treatment of brain injury due to extreme prematurity
  • Vivek Perumal
  • Niranjan Ramesh Development of a biomaterial scaffold for bone regeneration
  • Jithendra Ratnayake Development of a novel bone graft material from New Zealand sourced bovine bone
  • Tessa Sanders
  • Peter Smith Effects of gestationl under-nutrition on post-natal fertility
  • Anne Sohler
  • Eiren Sweetman
  • Matt Sykes The effects of repetitive magnetic stimulation on cortical plasticity
  • Danielle Tranter
  • Hannah Twigg Development of orexigenic neurons in the lateral hypothalamus
  • Pranav Vemula
  • Stacey Ward Investigating the relationship between health and social inequality in prehistory
  • Yisheng Yang
  • Lisa Zhou Modelling cognitive outcomes after stroke
  • Lisa Zondag Analysing the whole body regeneration in sea squirts using RNA sequencing

Masters

  • Alex Caulton Development of ‘targeted’ genotyping-by-sequencing in Atlantic salmon
  • Patricia Cinco
  • Michael Collins
  • Kit Croxford
  • Morgan Jones Investigating the role of demethylation in Zebrafish tail fin regeneration
  • Mohinder Kaplish
  • Anu Kaw Changes in muscle morphology in patients with diagnostically confirmed chronic Sacroiliac joint pain
  • Edana Lord Mitochondrial genomes of pre-Columbian guinea pigs
  • Jamie Miller
  • Kathy Sircombe To determine how Lbx1 gene expression is regulated during mouse spinal cord development
  • Will Stovall
  • Kanchana Subasinghe Evaluation of vascular reactions to implanted devices using Plastination Technology
  • Casper Thorpe Lowis Mapping of the intervertebral joint cavities throughout the spine

Honours and Postgraduate Diploma

  • Anna-Claire Barker Quantifying the dental enamel defects of a prehistoric Tongan sample
  • Kendra Boyes Ontogeny of the prolactin receptor during development
  • Lenette Breytenbach Paleopathology in East Asia / Pacific
  • Josh Houlton Investigating effect of possible neuroprotective compounds on a mice stroke model
  • Caitlin Hyde Tuberculosis DNA in New Zealand pinnipeds
  • Nivesh Kumar
  • Mikee Liugan To determine the configuration of the optic nerve sheath
  • Rhys Livingstone Determining a hippocampal cell type specificity of sAPPα-mediated protein synthesis
  • Heather MacLeod
  • Morgan MacLeod The role of prolactin on AgRP neurons in pregnancy-induced leptin resistance
  • Jeremy McCallum-Loudeac Developmental and genomic studies
  • Rosie Melchers Exploring electrical stimulation techniques and their potential to improve stroke recovery
  • Saagar Patel
  • Jonathon Rowe Clinical anatomy
  • Shaun Stowe RFRP neuronal ablation effects on LH surge
  • Susie Szakats Researching novel microRNAs as potential regulators of sex-specific brain development in mice
  • Jodi Thomas Investigating the molecular mechanisms underlying sex change in protogynous (female to male) fish
  • Maya Turner Ethics of 3D printing human remains from the perspective of Māori and archaeologists
  • Andrew Wang Creating a new code: Constructing a synthetic epigenetic system in mammalian cells
  • Jade York Morphological changes in TIDA neurons during lactation
  • Jessy Zhang