University of Otago.Department of Physiology.Department of Physiology.

Physiology TV

An overview of Physiology at the University of Otago.

News

14th August, 2017

Professor Colin Brown recognised by the British Society for Neuroendocrinology (BSN)

Prof Brown has been awarded the 2017 Mortyn Jones Memorial Medal, which is awarded annually by the BSN.

19th July, 2017

Congratulations to Daniel Barth, PhD

Our congratulations go to Daniel Barth on making the Health Sciences Divisional List of Exceptional Doctoral theses.

17th July, 2017

Associate Professor Ruth Empson awarded 2-year Neurological Foundation of NZ Project Grant

Congratulations to Associate Professor Ruth Empson who has been awarded a 2-year project grant ($193,844) for her project "Chloride Co-Transport - a Driving Force for Treating Human Cerebellar Ataxias”.

29th June, 2017

Winner of OMSRS Research Staff Speaker Awards from the Department of Physiology

Dr Carol Bussey was announced as the winner of 2017 Research Staff speaker award at the 239th Scientific Meeting of the Otago School of Medicine Research Society on 28th June.

23rd June, 2017

Two HRC Project Grants awarded to Physiology Professor

Congratulations to Professor Allan Herbison who is the recipient of two Health Research Council of NZ (HRC) Project Grants totalling almost $2.6 million.

Next Event

25th August, 2017

Professor Bjorn Knollman (Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville)

 
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!

I spent my summer doing something that I'm passionate about!

Erin Hoskins - Summer Research Student 2009/2010