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DSM staff profile

Mr Paul Samson

PositionClinical Senior Lecturer
DepartmentDepartment of Surgical Sciences (Dunedin)
QualificationsMB ChB BSc(Hons) FRACS
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (2009)
  • Member of Breast Surgeons Society of Australia and New Zealand
  • Member Australasian Society for Breast Disease
  • Member New Zealand Association of General Surgeons

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  • Barnes, T., Pfeifer, M., Richter, K., Samson, P., Smith, M., & Speight, J. (2013). Acute-elective surgery split: Is it feasible in a provincial hospital? ANZ Journal of Surgery, 83(Suppl. 1), (pp. 47). doi: 10.1111/ans.12146
  • Shin, P., Samson, P., Robinson, E., & Martin, R. (2012). Epidemiology of Thyroid Cancer in New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 82 (Suppl. 1), (pp 54).
  • Samson, P., Harman, R., Beedie, R., & Baker, M. (2011). Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): keeping abreast of current use [Editorial]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1342). Retrieved from
  • Samson, P., & Harman, R. (2011). In-situ and lobular, but not as we know it. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1337). Retrieved from
  • Fischer, F., Samson, P., & Robertson, G. (2010). Anti-coagulant induced intra-mural haematoma of the caecum mimicking a colonic tumour. New Zealand Medical Journal, 123(1315). Retrieved from
  • Samson, P., & Harman, R. (2010). The use of magnetic resonance imaging in pre-operative surgical planning for breast cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 80(Suppl. 1), (pp A12). doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05298_4.x
  • Samson, P., & Harman, R. (2010). Is thrombo-prophylaxis necessary in patients undergoing breast surgery for malignancy? ANZ Journal of Surgery, 80(Suppl. 1), (pp A11). doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05298_4.x
  • Samson, P., O'Grady, G., & Keating, J. (2009). An international comparison study of stage of colorectal cancer at diagnosis: how does New Zealand compare? New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1294). Retrieved from
  • Samson, P., & Ngaei, G. (2007). Colorectal resection in peripheral New Zealand: workload and performance outcomes. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(11), 999-1003. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2007.04218.x
  • Samson, P., & Cacala, S. (2005). Rare case of Benign Multicystic Peritoneal Mesothelioma (2005). ANZ Journal of Surgery. 75, 619-620.
  • Samson, P., & Booth, M. (2005). Bariatric Surgery in New Zealand [Letter]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1213). Retrieved from