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PhD and Master's opportunities in the Department of Anaesthesia

A postgraduate research opportunity at the University of Otago.

Details

Close date
Thursday, 8 November 2018
Academic background
Health Sciences, Sciences
Host campus
Christchurch
On-campus or via distance?
On-campus
Qualifications
PhD, Master’s
Department
Anaesthesia (UOC)
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton

Overview

We encourage enquiries from enthusiastic and highly motivated postgraduate students regarding PhD and Master's study

Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine

  • Anaesthetic and pain drugs and techniques
  • Anaesthesia - pharmacokinetics and dynamics, interface design and outcomes.
  • Matching drug delivery to patient needs.
  • Post-surgical acute pain and its transition to chronic pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Bio-Psychosocial- Rehabilitative model of chronic pain

Intensive Care

  • Metabolism and glycaemic control
  • Cardiovascular dysfunction and its diagnosis and treatment
  • Pulmonary mechanics and management of mechanical ventilation
  • Kidney injury in critical illness

Further information

Contact

Professor Ted Shipton
Email   ted.shipton@otago.ac.nz