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Physiology TV

An overview of Physiology at the University of Otago.

News

30th March, 2017

Physiology student wins School’s Prize for Best Summer Scholarship report

Congratulations to Julia Gouws (supervisor Dr Karl Iremonger) who was awarded 1st= for the School of Biomedical Sciences Dean’s Prize for best Summer Scholarship Report for 2016/17.

30th March, 2017

Department of Physiology staff continue to be involved in fantastic Lab in a Box initiative

Lab in a Box is a mobile science laboratory, built in a 20 foot shipping container. It comes fully equipped with both science “gear” and people. Researchers and students from around New Zealand (or indeed around the World) are involved in this fantast

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.

Next Event

1st May, 2017

(i) Pearl Matahiki Tumuaki (Manager, Māori Centre) & (ii) Zoe Bristowe (Māori Health Workforce Development Unit)

 
PhD Programme.

Emtech (Electromechanical Workshop)

Emtech is located in the basement of the Lindo Ferguson Building adjacent to Physiology space. Its two staff are administered by the Department of Physiology but operate a stand-alone full-cost recovery budget with contracts with the Department of Physiology.

We have the following skills and services all on site here on the University Campus:

A few examples of equipment we service:

Microscopes, Centrifuges, Ice machines, Freeze driers, Autoclaves, Ovens, Incubators, Vacuum pumps, Stirrer hotplates, Water baths, Guillotines, Binders

Anti Vibration Tables are a speciality

Estimates can be given on a ±20% basis.

Contact

James Woods

Leo Van Rens

For technical assistance with existing and future jobs contact the Emtech Workshop on 479 7304 and speak to james.woods@otago.ac.nz or leonardus.van.rens@otago.ac.nz.

For assistance with administration and accounts contact Karla Sellwood on 479 7612, email: karla.sellwood@otago.ac.nz

Emtech - Your one stop technical shop. Efficient friendly service guaranteed!

Physiology not only taught me lifelong skills which I can apply to daily situations, it has also given me many new and interesting ideas in writing novels.

Iun Kao - 3rd year BSc (Physiology) student