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Orthopaedic medical devices

A postgraduate research opportunity at the University of Otago.

Details

Close date
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Academic background
Health Sciences
Host campus
Christchurch
Location
On-campus
Qualification
PhD
Department
Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine (UOC)
Supervisors
Associate Professor Tim Woodfield, Professor Gary Hooper, Dr Khoon Lim

Overview

These research projects are offered by the Christchurch Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering (CReaTE) Group.
https://www.otago.ac.nz/chchheart

Potential topics

  • Additive manufacturing of porous scaffolds for stimulating bone formation
  • Optimisation of the implant-bone interface for stimulating bone formation
  • In vivo models for optimised medical device design
  • Total joint replacement and clinical outcomes

Contact

Deborah McMahon
Email   deborah.mcmahon@otago.ac.nz