News & Events

Stress study surprises

Sunday, 16 April 2017

David McBride speaks out about supporting front-line workers dealing with earthquakes and other disasters.

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Veterans' health of concern

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

New Zealand should do more to protect the health of Vietnam War veterans, after new research showed they face much higher risks of chronic kidney failure and a damaging lung disease.

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Otago and Queen’s University to collaborate on veterans’ health research

Thursday, 17 December 2015

The University of Otago is joining forces with Queen’s University in Canada to collaborate in research aimed at enhancing veterans’ health.

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NZ Vietnam War vets’ health scrutinised

Thursday, 10 December 2015

New Zealand’s Vietnam War veterans are more likely to suffer chronic renal failure (CRF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) than their non-serving peers, according to new University of Otago research.

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University of Otago supports research into veterans’ health

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

The University of Otago and the New Zealand Defence Force will today sign a memorandum of understanding which will see significantly increased research into the health of military veterans, serving personnel and their families.

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Trans-Tasman health research MOU to focus on defence forces

Wednesday, 18 August 2010

Research into the healthcare needs and issues of Australian and New Zealand Defence Force veterans, serving personnel and their families will be given renewed focus by the University of Otago, the Centre for Military and Veterans Health (CMVH) and the University of Queensland - now that a memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed.

2015 Colloquium: The Good, the Bad and how to avoid the Ugly

3rd - 4th September 2015

Venue: St Margaret's College, Leith St, Dunedin

2015 Colloquium Programme

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ANZAC Health Colloquium 2014: Lessons from the Past

2nd - 3rd September 2014

Venue: The Dunedin Club, 33 Melville St, Dunedin

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Health and the Military Environment Colloquium

Venue: The Dunedin Club, 33 Melville St, Dunedin

3rd & 4th September 2013

Colloquium Programme

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Health and The Military Environment Colloquium

St Margarets College, Dunedin

12th - 13th September 2012

Presenters - Assoc. Prof. David McBride, Prof David Baxter, Dr Anne Campbell, Assoc Prof Darryl Tong, Dr Kirsten Lovelock and more to be advised

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