The department has research strengths in pain, anaesthesia and intensive care.
Using big data to help understand, model and manage ageing and health.
A single regional entity focused on all clinical, research and allied cancer care activities.
Undertakes research in the broad field of rheumatic diseases.
Translational pharmacogenomics research from molecule to bedside.
Internationally-recognised leader in exploring the biology of free radicals and antioxidants.
Longitudinal study of a group of 1,265 children born in Christchurch during mid-1977.
Focused on research to improve the diagnosis, prediction and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Researching the clinical application of pharmacology knowledge.
Investigating new techniques and technologies for engineering complex 3D biological tissues.
Improving digestive health by combining clinical and basic research.
Exploring genetic influences on health and disease.
Clinical research including rational use of medicines and innovative models of primary care.
Research addressing the mechanisms of gynaecologic cancer and exploring novel treatments.
Immunobiology of cancer and leukaemia and developing better methods for the diagnosis and treatment of malignant disease.
Reducing the burden of infectious diseases through applied research.
Investigating the role of inflammatory mediators in the pathogenesis of different inflammatory conditions.
Researching endocrine regulation of reproduction, female fertility, assessment of fetal welfare and gynaecological cancer.
Design and development of new biomaterials for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
Investigating human cancer in order to tailor both preventative and therapeutic options to individuals.
Study of Māori health inequities and provides solutions that contribute to Māori health advancement.
World leader in spectral x-ray technology for molecular imaging of pre-clinical models of disease.
Research covers both maternal and fetal health and outcomes.
Study of new treatments to improve outcomes for people with serious mental health disorders.
Collaboration of neurologists and researchers working at Christchurch Hospital and the Universities of Otago and Canterbury.
Dedicated to developing and promoting effective interventions for people with addiction and co-existing disorders.
Researching sophisticated technologies to push back the boundaries of knowledge in brain disorders.
Research that advances nursing practice and improves health outcomes for patients nationally and internationally.
Improving patient health outcomes with bench-to-bedside nutrient research.
Improving tissue regeneration and engineering in the musculoskeletal system and clinical outcomes including rehabilitation for musculoskeletal conditions.
Interests in paediatric urology especially reflux, community child health, SIDS, and neonatal research.
Research draws from a broad range of disciplines, all of which are essential to addressing public health issues.
Focuses on rurally relevant and inter-professional research, education, clinical skills, and simulation training.
Expertise in clinically-based research, as well as translational research from laboratory-based research programmes.