Thursday, 17 November 2016 11:39am
Ursula Poole and Jordan Gibbs are the recipients of the Pat Farry Trust Rural Health Education Travelling Scholarships for 2016/17
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 4:03pm
Dr May-Lill Johansen, from the northernmost medical school in the world, is spending her sabbatical in the deep south.
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 1:01pm
Dr Fiona Doolan-Noble is spending a month at the Robert Graham Center in Washing DC on a Larry Green Visiting Scholar Programme.
Monday, 27 July 2015 2:43pm
A electronic decision support tool has been developed for primary care to help diagnose and manage TIA or stroke.
Monday, 16 March 2015 1:32pm
We are excited to be hosting Dr Maeve O’Beirne, a Sabbatical Visitor from University of Calgary in the Department of General Practice and Rural Health.
Monday, 9 March 2015 12:08pm
Rural patients in southern New Zealand are much less likely to receive computed tomography (CT) scans than their city-dwelling counterparts, according to University of Otago research that is the first to compare such scanning rates.
Wednesday, 7 January 2015 1:21pm
Professor Tim Stokes, Fiona Doolan-Noble and Robin Gauld have been awarded a Health Care Otago Charitable Trust grant to look at how GPs and practice nurses currently provide care for people with multimorbidity with the intention of using the findings to inform better local health care delivery and integration of care between primary care and hospitals and community services.
Thursday, 4 December 2014 2:24pm
Dr Anel Reyneke awarded the 2015 Dunedin School of Medicine Clinical Research Scholarship
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 10:00am
A leading UK academic general practitioner, Professor Tim Stokes, has this month taken up the Elaine Gurr Chair of General Practice at the University of Otago’s Dunedin School of Medicine.
Monday, 9 June 2014 1:40pm
Health Research Council funding has been awarded to Professor Susan Dovey and colleagues to review general practice patient records for harms.
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 12:23pm
Thirty years may not seem much when put in the context of the nearly 150-year history of the University of Otago, but for the University’s General Practice and Rural Health department, the milestone was well worth commemorating.
Monday, 1 July 2013 4:58pm
University of Otago lecturers Hamish Wilson and Wayne Cunningham present a fresh approach to medical practice in their new book released this week.