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Postgraduate research opportunities at the University of Otago, Wellington

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Child exploitation in the online world: Understanding the marketing of harmful products to children

Close date
Friday, 28 February 2020
Supervisors
Professor Louise Signal, Dr Moira Smith
Level
PhD

Marketing Harm to Health: How industry prey on kids online and how to stop them

Close date
Friday, 28 February 2020
Supervisors
Professor Louise Signal, Dr Moira Smith
Levels
Master’s, PhD

Kids Online: Exploring children's online world

Close date
Friday, 28 February 2020
Supervisor
Professor Louise Signal
Levels
Master’s, PhD

Analysis of Fatty Acid Supplementation Following Preterm Birth

Close date
Thursday, 30 April 2020
Supervisors
Dr Dr Rebecca Dyson, Associate Professor Max Berry, Dr Clint Gray
Level
Honours

Defining Cardiovascular Dysfunction following Preterm Birth - Biomarkers in Preterm-Born Offspring Following Cardiovascular Stress Tests

Close date
Thursday, 30 April 2020
Supervisors
Dr Rebecca Dyson, Associate Professor Max Berry, Dr Clint Gray
Levels
Honours, Master’s

The role of physical illness in mental health outcomes in pregnancy

Supervisors
Dr Elliot Bell, Dr Ruth Cunningham, Dr Susanna Every-Palmer, Dr Mark Huthwaite
Level
PhD

Making it work- understanding and assessing residential rehabilitation in the Salvation Army context

Supervisors
Dr Elliot Bell, Associate Professor Giles Newton-Howes
Level
PhD

Mobile apps in healthcare

Supervisor
Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Level
PhD

Technology adoption in Medical Education

Supervisor
Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Level
PhD

Medical Education: Translating theory to practice

Supervisors
Associate Professor Diane Kenwright, Associate Professor Rebecca Grainger
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Towards a new penicillin for rheumatic fever prevention

Supervisor
Dr Dianne Sika-Paotonu
Level
Master’s

Implementation of genomic medicine in Aotearoa

Supervisor
Dr Sara Filoche
Level
PhD

The applicability of ctDNA for early cancer detection

Supervisor
Dr Dianne Sika-Paotonu
Level
Master’s

Studies in suicide

Close date
Sunday, 20 December 2020
Supervisors
Dr Gabrielle Jenkin, Professor Sunny Collings, Dr Sarah McKenzie
Level
PhD

The role of inflammation shaping the response to acute myocardial infarction

Supervisors
Associate Professor Peter Larsen, Dr Ana Holley
Levels
Honours, Master’s, PhD

Molecular biomarkers in colorectal cancer

Supervisors
Dr Kirsty Danielson, Associate Professor Elizabeth Dennett
Levels
Honours, Master’s, PhD

Master’s or PhD project to evaluate Transient Ischaemic Attack epidemiology and services in New Zealand.

Close date
Friday, 15 May 2020
Supervisors
Associate Professor Anna Ranta, Professor Jeroen Douwes
Levels
PhD, Master’s

New Zealand National Stoke Register: How can we do better?

Close date
Friday, 15 May 2020
Supervisor
Associate Professor Anna Ranta
Levels
PhD, Master’s

Improving Patient Outcomes through Primary Care Stroke Electronic Decision Support

Close date
Friday, 15 May 2020
Supervisor
Associate Professor Anna Ranta
Levels
PhD, Master’s

The role of maternal diet on miRNA expression in preimplantation blastocysts

Close date
Tuesday, 31 December 2019
Supervisors
Dr Clint Gray, Dr Max Berry, Dr Rebecca Dyson
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

The effects of maternal fructose intake on adult offspring the hepatic proteomics and metabolomics

Close date
Tuesday, 31 December 2019
Supervisors
Dr Clint Gray, Dr Max Berry, Dr Rebecca Dyson
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Endometrial cancer: projects available in genomic, cell biology, clinical and public health areas

Supervisors
Dr Claire Henry, Professor Alec Ekeroma
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Adrenergic innervation following preterm birth

Close date
Friday, 1 May 2020
Supervisors
Dr Rebecca Dyson, Dr Max Berry
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Preterm birth and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease beginning in childhood

Close date
Friday, 1 May 2020
Supervisors
Dr Rebecca Dyson, Dr Clint Gray, Dr Max Berry
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Renal contribution to cardiovascular dysfunction following preterm birth

Close date
Friday, 1 May 2020
Supervisors
Dr Rebecca Dyson, Dr Max Berry, Dr Clint Gray
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours