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

Physiology TV

An overview of Physiology at the University of Otago.

News

17th May, 2018

BMS Postgraduate Colloquium

Congratulations to all the students who presented at the BMS Postgraduate Colloquium this week.

11th April, 2018

PCOS research featured in the news

The latest exciting findings from Assoc Prof Rebecca Campbell's lab into the role of brain signalling in polycystic ovary syndrome was featured on RadioNZ on 10th April.

14th March, 2018

Is a man's grey matter the same as a woman's? The documentary features Professor Allan Herbison and Dr Jenny Clarkson and was made with the support of NZ on Air.

9th February, 2018

Dahlia based diabetes drug developed by Physiology researcher ready for human trials

In partnership with Plant and Food Research, researchers will soon begin human trials of a drug made from dahlias.

9th January, 2018

Otago breakthrough in diabetic heart disease

The molecule responsible for heart disease in diabetics has been identified by University of Otago researchers, greatly improving chances of survival.

Next Event

30th July, 2018

Dr Joanne Harrison (Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology)

 
PhD Programme.

Kaiawhina Maori

The Kaiawhina Maori in the Department of Physiology are Karla Sellwood and Andrew Barlow. Their role is to help Maori students in Physiology access academic and pastoral support, and to provide assistance with advocacy and scholarships.

Kaiawhina contact details:

Karla Sellwood

Karla Sellwood

Room G38
Lindo Ferguson Building
Email: karla.sellwood@otago.ac.nz

Andrew Barlow

Andrew Barlow

Room G03
Scott Building
Email: andrew.barlow@otago.ac.nz.

Physiology is the stepchild of medicine. That is why Cinderella often turns out the queen.

Martin H. Fischer