Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of General PracticeMB BS(Newcastle UK) MRCGP, FRNZCGP
Ben graduated from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK) and completed GP training in the North East of England. He has worked as a GP in Lyttelton since 2005.
His research interests are in pain management in osteoarthritis, and risk communication.
Ben is the convenor for the trainee intern general practice attachment.
In addition to his academic and clinical roles, Ben is the clinical leader for education and a member of the clinical board at Pegasus Health.
Every week Christchurch general practitioner Dr Ben Hudson sees patients with severe pain from osteoarthritis, but with few options for relief.
Al-Busaidi, I., Cave, J., & Hudson, B. (2023). Barriers to attending annual diabetes and foot checks in Canterbury, Aotearoa New Zealand: A qualitative study of providers' perspectives. Proceedings of the WONCA World Conference. Retrieved from https://wonca.racgp.org.au/wonca-2023/home
McBain, L., Borchowsky, K., Rush, M., Mullally, T., Hudson, B., McMenamin, J., & Garrett, S. (2023). Primary care experiences in the introduction of HPV-based cervical screening. Australian Journal of General Practice, (Suppl. 2), (pp. 82). Retrieved from https://www1.racgp.org.au/ajgp/home
Holt, A., Batinica, B., Liang, J., Kerr, A., Crengle, S., Hudson, B., … Poppe, K. K. (2023). Development and validation of cardiovascular risk prediction equations in 76000 people with known cardiovascular disease. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, zwad314. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/eurjpc/zwad314
O'Brien, D., Norman, S., Grainger, R., Ellis, R., Hudson, B., Nakarada-Kordic, I., & Abbott, H. (2023). Exploring the current and future osteoarthritis health service delivery needs in Aotearoa New Zealand. Proceedings of the New Zealand Manipulative Physiotherapists Association (NZMPA) Biennial Conference. (pp. 5). Retrieved from https://www.nzmpa.org.nz
Harris, C., & Hudson, B. (2023). The Māori women’s experience of sexual healthcare. Proceedings of the New Zealand Primary Health Care, General Practice & Rural Health Research Symposium. (pp. 22). Retrieved from https://www.otago.ac.nz/wellington/departments/primaryhealthcaregeneralpractice