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05 Apr 2024

Overcoming the odds


A serious head injury from a car accident in 2011 left Johnny Lisle (Te Rarawa,...

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26 Feb 2024

Musculoskeletal world leading Professors visit Otago


Distinguished Professors Chad Cook and Nadine Foster will visit Dunedin in March...

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20 Dec 2023

Professor Leigh Hale bestowed NZ’s highest Physiotherapy honour


Dean of the School of Physiotherapy Professor Leigh Hale has been made an Honora...

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10 Dec 2023

Tough, but worth it


If graduate Emily Fruean could go back in time to 2019 she would tell her17-year...

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17 Jul 2023

Gareth’s “sporty” look takes him all the way to World Championships


After being persuaded to get in the water by an “overly zealous” underwater hock...

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04 Jul 2023

HRC grants $51 million to Otago researchers


Otago researchers have received a significant $51 million funding boost from the...

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09 Jun 2023

Physiotherapy’s highest global honour awarded to Dr Margot Skinner


Distinguished physiotherapist Dr Margot Skinner has been awarded World Physiothe...

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17 May 2023

Physiotherapy graduate Nathan Cochrane on why he’s working rurally


Building connections and studying in a city he felt at home in encouraged Christ...

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17 May 2023

Physiotherapy graduate Nathan Cochrane on why he’s working rurally


Nathan Cochrane went against the grain when he picked a rural practice, but the...

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20 Apr 2023

Injured? Dunedin clinic is providing student physios with hands-on experience


For student physiotherapists, six weeks of hands-on clinical experience is a tot...

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19 Apr 2023

Professor Gisela Sole appointed to prestigious accreditation committee


Professor Gisela Sole, from Otago’s School of Physiotherapy, has been appointed...

01 Jan 2023

Pain@otago newsletter 2022


A theme newsletter for November 2022

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