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Postgraduate research opportunities in the Division of Health Sciences

Beta-blocker in COPD

Close date
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lutz Beckert
Level
PhD

Management of pneumothorax

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lutz Beckert
Level
PhD

Energy consumption in COPD

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lutz Beckert
Level
PhD

Biomarkers in Pulmonary Artery Hypertension

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lutz Beckert
Level
PhD

Obstructive sleep apnea - treatment efficacy and adverse effects in the brain

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Richard Jones
Level
PhD

Detection and prediction of microsleeps and attention lapses from electrophysiological signals

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Richard Jones
Level
PhD

Parkinson’s and Related Disorders

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Tim Anderson, Dr Michael MacAskill, Dr Tracy Melzer, Dr Toni Pitcher
Level
PhD

Support of older people: Models of care in the community

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD


Support of older people: Models of service delivery

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD

PhD study opportunities: Health economics, health services research

Close date
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Supervisors
Research Professor Haxby Abbott, Professor Paul Hansen
Level
PhD

PhD study opportunities: Health services research, outcome research, and health economics

Close date
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Supervisor
Research Professor Haxby Abbott
Level
PhD

Investigating the role of cohesin mutation in myeloid malignancies

Close date
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Julia Horsfield, Dr Jisha Antony
Levels
Honours, Master’s

Pharmacoepidemiology: clinical questions addressed using a large regional data set, e.g. adverse drug reactions

Close date
Saturday, 8 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Matt Doogue
Level
PhD

Pharmacokinetics: physiological based modeling; in clinical studies

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Matt Doogue
Level
PhD

Pharmacogenetics: of adverse drug reactions; of drug exposure; of drug response

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Matt Doogue
Level
PhD

Inflammatory mechanisms in rheumatoid arthritis

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lisa Stamp
Level
PhD

Granulomatous polyangiitis (GPA, previously Wegener’s granulomatosis)

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lisa Stamp
Level
PhD

Rheumatology and Immunology: Pharmacology

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lisa Stamp
Level
PhD

Management of gout and rheumatoid arthritis

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Lisa Stamp
Level
PhD

Dual energy X-ray analysis and spectral X-ray CT imaging

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Nanette Schleich
Level
PhD

Medical physics, particularly radiation therapy and medical imaging

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Nanette Schleich
Level
PhD

Management of skin reactions in head and neck patients

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Patries Herst
Level
PhD

Management of radiation-induced side effects

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Patries Herst
Level
PhD

Radiosensitization of glioblastoma multiforme in vitro and in an orthotopic intracranial mouse glioma model

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Patries Herst
Level
PhD

Drug resistance of highly aggressive cancer cells

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Patries Herst
Level
PhD

Neo-adjuvant radiotherapy in surgical cancer

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisors
Dr Elizabeth Dennett, Dr Kirsty Danielson
Level
PhD

Markers of prognosis in colorectal cancer

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisors
Dr Elizabeth Dennett, Dr Kirsty Danielson
Level
PhD

Outcomes in patients with colorectal cancer

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisors
Dr Elizabeth Dennett, Dr Kirsty Danielson
Level
PhD

Management of acute surgical presentations

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisors
Dr Elizabeth Dennett, Dr Kirsty Danielson
Level
PhD

Characterisation of ventricular repolarisation abnormalities in cardiovascular disease

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Level
PhD

Improving risk stratification for sudden cardiac death in patients with left ventricular impairment

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Level
PhD

Genetic risk scores and outcomes following acute myocardial infarction

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Level
PhD

Platelet dysfunction in acute coronary disease

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Level
PhD

Management of acute coronary syndromes

Close date
Friday, 7 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Level
PhD

Kaupapa Māori women’s health

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Dowell
Level
PhD

Avoidable maternal and infant morbidity

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Dowell
Level
PhD

HPV

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Dowell
Level
PhD

Hypertensive disease in pregnancy

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Dowell
Level
PhD

Action research, mixed methods and service evaluation

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Graham
Level
PhD

Therapist-family relationships in paediatric rehabilitation

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Graham
Level
PhD

Enabling participation for children with disabilities and their families

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Graham
Level
PhD

Neonatal oximetry – long-term follow up

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Cerebral blood flow in Cheyne–Stokes respiration / central sleep apnoea

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Energy expenditure in obstructive sleep apnoea before and after treatment with CPAP

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Technological advances in sleep monitoring

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Familial relationships in obstructive sleep apnoea

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Monitoring of drowsiness

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Cardiovascular outcomes in sleep apnoea

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Clinical trials of sleep products / devices

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Energy balance in obstructive sleep apnoea - effects of treatment

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Alister Neill, Dr Angela Campbell
Level
PhD

Fatigue in air ambulance operations

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Occupational medicine: Work and Health as a theme

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Occupational medicine: Return to work and vocational rehabilitation

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Occupational medicine: Shift work

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Aviation medicine: Health promotion in aviation

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Aviation medicine: Health of flight attendants

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Aviation medicine: Accident investigation

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Aviation medicine: Sleep and fatigue

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD

Aviation medicine: Research into cabin environments and performance

Close date
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rob Griffiths
Level
PhD


The late cardio-metabolic consequences of preterm birth

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Max Berry
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Cerebral perfusion stability in extremely preterm infants

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Max Berry
Levels
Master’s, Honours

The use of the amplitude integrated EEG

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Infant neurology

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Common infectious diseases

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Exhaled nitric oxide

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Desensitisation

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Food allergies

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Childhood and infant wheeze

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Infant eczema and atopy prevention

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Probiotics

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Thorsten Stanley
Levels
Master’s, Honours

Research literacy: How can we improve the patient understanding of the quality of drug trial research (e.g. medicinal marijuana)

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Relaying complex information in an understandable way – improving genetic literacy

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Epilepsy undergraduate education: what do they need to know and how should it be taught?

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Epilepsy: How can we come out of the shadows in the New Zealand Health system – measuring, resourcing and accountability

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Epilepsy management in New Zealand: The impact of the introduction of paediatric epilepsy guidelines into New Zealand

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Understanding Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy Patients (SUDEP) in New Zealand – incidence and preventability

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

EEG activation procedures – what is necessary?

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Honours, Master’s

Sedation for paediatric EEG – what medication sedates without eliminating epileptiform abnormalities?

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Investigating the epidemiology and natural history of Febrile Seizures Plus

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Defining the phenotype of newly identified genetic encephalopathies

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Epileptic encephalopathies; moving towards precision medicine – identifying genetic aetiology and potential therapeutic options

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Clinical genetic family studies: Defining new and refining emerging epilepsy syndromes

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Implementing the results of the DCCT (Diabetes Control and Complications Trial) in routine clinical practice - how can we best achieve this?

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Esko Wiltshire
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Transition from adolescent to adult services… enhancing self-autonomy and factors that make transition successful in diabetes (and other chronic disease?)

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Esko Wiltshire
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours


Investigating endothelial progenitor cells in type 1 diabetes – their association with endothelial function and role in diabetes complications

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Esko Wiltshire
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Heart variability: differences related to ethnicity and disadvantage in a NZ paediatric population

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Dawn Elder
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Exploration of cardioventilatory coupling in children with Prader Willi and Down syndrome

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Dawn Elder
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Measurement of heart rate variability and other cardiorespiratory interactions in preterm and term infants

Close date
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Supervisor
Professor Dawn Elder
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Interprofessional development: Health professional education

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD

Interprofessional development: Interdisciplinary approaches to research questions

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD

Gastroenterology: Nutrition

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Gastroenterology: Coeliac disease

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Gastroenterology: Autoimmune liver disease

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Gastroenterology: Pharmacogenetics in inflammatory bowel disease

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Antibiotic resistance in the community

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Les Toop
Level
PhD

Intensive care: Kidney injury in critical illness

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Intensive care: Pulmonary mechanics and management of mechanical ventilation

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Gastroenterology: Nutrition and gut health

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Intensive care: Cardiovascular dysfunction and its diagnosis and treatment

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Intensive care: Metabolism and glycaemic control

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Neuropathic pain

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Bio-Psychosocial-Rehabilitative model of chronic pain

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Post-surgical acute pain and its transition to chronic pain

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Matching drug delivery to patient needs

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Anaesthetic and pain drugs and techniques

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Anaesthesia - pharmacokinetics and dynamics, interface design and outcomes

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Ted Shipton
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Gastroenterology: Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Colorectal cancer

Close date
Thursday, 29 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Gearry, Dr Catherine Stedman, Professor Andrew Day
Level
PhD

Tracking tumour response using MARS imaging

Close date
Friday, 21 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Gabi Dachs, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
PhD

Clinical decision-making of practitioners and students in pharmacy

Close date
Wednesday, 31 January 2018
Supervisors
Dr Megan Anakin, Professor Stephen Duffull, Dr Daniel Wright
Level
PhD

Electronic Nicotine Devices (ENDS) Uptake Among Young Adult Non-Smokers (ASPIRE2025 Research)

Close date
Thursday, 1 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Janet Hoek, Dr Lee Thomson, Professor Richard Edwards
Level
PhD

RYO Tobacco: Analysing Usage Patterns and Policy Responses (ASPIRE2025 Research)

Close date
Thursday, 1 November 2018
Supervisors
Professor Richard Edwards, Professor Janet Hoek, Anaru Waa
Level
PhD

Clinical reasoning of practitioners and students in medicine and pharmacy

Close date
Wednesday, 31 January 2018
Supervisors
Dr Megan Anakin, Professor Stephen Duffull, Dr Daniel Wright
Level
PhD

How does hydrogen sulfide cause inflammatory disease?

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisor
Professor Madhav Bhatia
Level
Honours

Can vitamin C reduce metastases in a mouse model of cancer?

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Gabi Dachs, Professor Margreet Vissers
Level
Honours

The effect of the gastrointestinal microflora on the effects and treatment of diabetes

Close date
Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Stephen Inns
Level
PhD

Biochemical properties of ubiquitin E3-ligases

Close date
Thursday, 1 February 2018
Supervisor
Professor Catherine Day
Level
PhD

Mycobacterium tuberculosis growth inhibition and early clearance

Close date
Saturday, 29 September 2018
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Verrall
Level
PhD

Cartilage tissue engineering / regenerative medicine

Close date
Friday, 31 August 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Tim Woodfield
Level
PhD

Developing bioorthogonal chemical reactions for improved drug delivery

Close date
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Allan Gamble
Level
PhD

Does overexpression of DNA replication genes have clinical utility in breast cancer?

Close date
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
Supervisors
Dr Louise Bicknell, Dr Heather Cunliffe
Levels
Honours, Master’s

Discovering the cause of rare genetic disorders in New Zealand families

Close date
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
Supervisor
Dr Louise Bicknell
Levels
Honours, Master’s

Analysing gene expression in early Xenopus embryos

Close date
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
Supervisors
Dr Louise Bicknell, Associate Professor Caroline Beck
Levels
Honours, Master’s

Prescribing education

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Les Toop
Level
PhD

Live and let die: investigating the molecular events that occur in cells undergoing necroptosis

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisor
Professor Mark Hampton
Level
Honours

Bacteroides, aspirin and bowel cancer

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Jacqui Keenan, Professor Mark Hampton
Level
Honours

Do viruses cause breast cancer?

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Logan Walker, Dr Margaret Currie, Professor Ann Richardson, Dr John Pearson
Level
Honours

Investigating breast cancer cell signalling pathways activated by cancer associated adipocytes

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Margaret Currie, Dr Elisabeth Phillips
Level
Honours

Obesity-related inflammatory cytokines and their ability to alter chemotherapy drug metabolism by liver CYP450 enzymes

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Margaret Currie, Dr Matthew Strother
Level
Honours

Genomics of disease and drug responses

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Professor Martin Kennedy, Dr John Pearson, Dr Simone Cree, Dr Simran Maggo
Level
Honours

Caught in NETs: interaction of Streptococcus pneumoniae with neutrophil extracellular traps

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Heather Parker, Professor Mark Hampton
Level
Honours

Antibiotic failure in tuberculosis due to interactions with myeloperoxidase, an enzyme released by immune cells

Close date
Friday, 23 February 2018
Supervisors
Dr Louisa Forbes, Dr Heather Parker, Dr Nina Dickerhof
Level
Honours

Epidemiology meets demography, simulation modelling and economic decision-making

Close date
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Blakely
Level
PhD

How much does it cost? The health system and productivity?

Close date
Wednesday, 27 June 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tony Blakely
Level
PhD

Targeting preventive interventions by absolute cardiovascular (CVD) risk

Close date
Friday, 1 June 2018
Supervisor
Professor Nick Wilson
Levels
Postgraduate Diploma, Master’s

Child obesity – exploring the potential impacts of obesity prevention on child health

Close date
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Supervisors
Dr Cristina Cleghorn, Professor Nick Wilson, Professor Cliona Ni Mhurchu
Level
PhD

Bone and body composition research

Close date
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Supervisor
Dr Kim Meredith-Jones
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Longitudinal patterns of objectively measured physical activity and sleep in children and adolescents

Close date
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Supervisor
Dr Kim Meredith-Jones
Level
PhD

Effects of exercise training on left ventricular function of clinical patients

Close date
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Supervisor
Dr Chris Baldi
Level
PhD

Single cell contractility in human left ventricular cells

Close date
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Supervisor
Dr Chris Baldi
Level
PhD


Opportunities with the Renal Group

Close date
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Supervisor
Professor Rob Walker
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Translational medicine in patients with advanced coronary artery disease

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Level
PhD

Advanced imaging in heart disease

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Molecular biology of aortic valve stenosis

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Epidemiology of heart valve diseases

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Integrating pain education into rehabilitation of patients with persistent subacromial pain syndrome

Close date
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Supervisors
Dr Gisela Sole, Dr Craig Wassinger
Levels
Master’s, PhD, Postdoctoral

In search of a benevolent polity: Aging in China and a Confucian socio-ethical vision of eldercare

Close date
Thursday, 29 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Jing-Bao Nie
Levels
Master’s, PhD, Postdoctoral

Cardiac physiology

Close date
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Level
PhD

Cardiovascular epidemiology: Two major projects

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Level
PhD

Several projects available in molecular biology, bioinformatics, and genomic epidemiology

Close date
Monday, 30 April 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Level
PhD

Cardiac imaging research: Four major projects

Close date
Friday, 30 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Sean Coffey
Level
PhD

The potential contribution of medical education to educational theory

Close date
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Grant Gillett
Levels
Honours, Master’s

The proper role of neural circuitry in the biopsychosocial model of medicine and the analysis of psychological disorder

Close date
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Grant Gillett
Levels
PhD, Honours, Master’s, Postdoctoral

Brain injury: Balancing realism and moral commitment in severe brain injury

Close date
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Grant Gillett
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Postdoctoral

HIV cure research: Social and ethical issues

Close date
Thursday, 22 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Jing-Bao Nie
Levels
Master’s, PhD, Postdoctoral

Rebuilding patient–physician trust in China: A sociological and ethical study

Close date
Thursday, 22 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Jing-Bao Nie
Levels
Master’s, PhD, Postdoctoral

Longitudinal study of outcomes in dialysis patients aged older than 65 years

Close date
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Supervisors
Professor Rob Walker, Dr John Schollum, Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Kidney diseases

Close date
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Supervisors
Professor Rob Walker, Dr Jenny Bedford, Dr John Leader
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Various projects in Pacific Health

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Rose Richards Hessell
Level
Master’s

Subsequent injuries among a general injury cohort: Types of injury (for instance, head injury)

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Sarah Derrett, Dr Helen Harcombe
Level
Master’s

Prospective research on the aetiology of febrile illness in Yangon, Myanmar

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor John Crump
Level
PhD


Multiple comparative projects between NZ and the UK

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Alex Macmillan
Level
PhD


Air pollution impacts of an area-wide street transformation – Te Ara Mua Future Streets

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Alex Macmillan
Level
PhD

Social, behavioural, and spiritual issues in cancer prevention and supportive care (various projects)

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisors
Dr Rose Richards Hessell, Professor Rob McGee, Dr Richard Egan, Research Associate Professor Tony Reeder
Levels
PhD, Master’s

A variety of pharmacoepidemiological projects (such as medicine safety investigations or descriptive medicine utilisation studies)

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Lianne Parkin
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Predictors of family complexity

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Bob Hancox
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Cannabis use and lung disease

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Bob Hancox
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Changes in allergic responses across the life-course

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Bob Hancox
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Cardiovascular health and respiratory health

Close date
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Bob Hancox
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Issues in longitudinal respiratory epidemiology

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor Bob Hancox
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Quality of life outcomes for older New Zealanders with end stage kidney disease

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Sarah Derrett, Professor Rob Walker
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Spinal cord injury in New Zealand: Health and quality of life outcomes from a longitudinal study

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Outcomes following injury for Pasifika peoples

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Trends in cancer in NZ. Requires regression analysis and possibly age-period-cohort modelling.

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Sunscreen use: Risk of melanoma and other skin cancers

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Pathways to care of colorectal cancer patients

Close date
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Imputation and validation in risk predictor models of melanoma

Close date
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Health services and compensation for injury in New Zealand

Close date
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Level
Master’s

Response to MRSA infection in the community – evidence base and NZ practice

Close date
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Supervisor
Associate Professor Patricia Priest
Level
Master’s

Topics for investigation from colorectal and melanoma studies data files

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Level
Master’s

Epidemiology of Staphylococcus capitis colonisation and infection in a neonatal intensive care unit

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisor
Professor John Crump
Level
Master’s

Outcomes of injury for Māori: Qualitative analyses

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisors
Dr Emma Wyeth, Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Level
Master’s

Disease-specific and relative survival of cancer. Many cancers would be suitable.

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Level
Master’s

Comparisons of New Zealand cancer incidence and mortality with other countries: Major and minor epidemiological differences

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Brian Cox, Dr Mary Jane Sneyd
Level
Master’s


Attitudes to active transport in Pacific workers

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Alex Macmillan
Level
Master’s

The ethics and experience of animal experimentation

Close date
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Supervisor
Dr Mike King
Levels
PhD, Master’s




A study of postal workers and cycling injury trends over time

Close date
Saturday, 24 February 2018
Supervisor
Dr Alex Macmillan
Level
Master’s


Health professional education

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Professor Tim Wilkinson
Level
PhD

Interprofessional development: Application of mixed methods of research (qualitative and quantitative)

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD

Support of older people: Big data – developing models to predict ageing

Close date
Friday, 30 November 2018
Supervisor
Dr Hamish Jamieson
Level
PhD

The role of vitamin C in cancer

Close date
Thursday, 8 November 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Gabi Dachs, Professor Margreet Vissers
Levels
Honours, Master’s, PhD

Cancer genomics and inherited risk

Close date
Monday, 31 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Logan Walker
Levels
Honours, PhD