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Activity and Health

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Professor David Baxter (School of Physiotherapy)

Physical Activity and Exercise in Health; Ageing Well; Men's health; Complementary Alternative Medicine, including Acupuncture; Pain management; Medical Lasers; Therapeutic Electrophysical agents; Physiotherapy
Work: 64 3 479 7411
Email: david.baxter@otago.ac.nz

Professor Lisette Burrows (School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences)

Physical activity and health in children and young people's lives; Health and Physical Education Curriculum; Socially critical work around obesity
Work: 64 3 479 8389
Email: lisette.burrows@otago.ac.nz

Associate Professor Niels Hammer (Anatomy)

Biomechanics ; Clinical anatomy ; Clinical trials ; Clinical workshops ; Mechanobiology ; Mechanical properties ; Osteology ; Plastination; Tissue engineering; Bioscaffolds ; Hip joint; Pelvis ; Spine
Work: 64 3 479 5992
Email: niels.hammer@otago.ac.nz

Dr Sandy Mandic (School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences)

Physical activity and health; Built environment and active transport to school; Cardiac rehabilitation; Clinical exercise physiology
Work: 64 3 479 5415
Email: sandra.mandic@otago.ac.nz

Dr Rose Richards Hessell (Cancer Society Social and Behavioural Research Unit, Preventive and Social Medicine)

Cancer awareness; Health promotion; Pacific health
Work: 64 3 479 7209
Email: rose.richards@otago.ac.nz

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