9th March, 2017
Anatomy and Physiology at Otago now in the World University Rankings!
Anatomy and Physiology at the University of Otago have ranked 24th in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings.
8th March, 2017
Key finding promises early detection of cardiovascular disease in diabetics
While in India to deliver the keynote address at JIPMER’s Karaikal's campus last week, Assoc Prof Rajesh Katare was interviewed by one of India’s leading newspapers, The Hindu.
3rd March, 2017
Physiology researcher awarded Lottery Health Research Project Grant
Congratulations to Associate Professor Rajesh Katare who was awarded a research project grant of $88,246 over two years.
23rd February, 2017
Cycling event raises funds for heart research
The Department of Physiology has once again raised significant funds for a charity to its heart.
20th December, 2016
Physiology staff recognised in School of Biomedical Sciences Awards 2016
Three staff from the Department of Physiology received awards at the ceremony on 14th December.
27th March, 2017
Luke Worthington (Department of Physiology, Final MSc presentation)
Nine laboratories within the Department of Physiology use cutting edge research techniques to understand the structure and function of the nervous system.
Research within this group is broad and includes study of the neuromuscular junction, central neural circuits controlling neuroendocrine and motor function as well as motivated behaviour. The specific research interest of individual laboratories can be found here.
Students have the opportunity to complete neuroscience MSc and PhD projects supervised by CMN group members. A list of currently available PhD projects can be found here.
Having a Summer Research Scholarship opened up a lot more opportunities for me to explore my career potentials. I strongly recommend taking up this opportunity because it definitely gave me the confidence and skills essential for my future endeavors.