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13th November, 2017

Otago study could mean hope for infertile couples

Crucial new information about how the brain controls fertility has been unlocked by University of Otago researchers, with their findings just published in prestigious journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

13th November, 2017

Phenomenal success for Physiology researchers in latest Marsden funding round

Four 3-year project grants were awarded to Department of Physiology researchers in this year’s Marsden Fund - totalling over $3.8M.

25th October, 2017

Charlotte Steel, BSc (Hons) NEUR student in the Department has gained a Cambridge Rutherford Memorial PhD Scholarship

Our congratulations to Charlotte who is currently completing a BSc (Hons) degree in Neuroscience in the Department of Physiology with supervisor Assoc Prof Phil Sheard.

8th September, 2017

PhD student wins two awards at Queenstown Research Week

Congratulations to Mauro Silva, PhD student in the Department of Physiology. Mauro is supervised by Dr Rebecca Campbell.

8th September, 2017

Triennial Medal awarded to Professor Colin Brown

Congratulations to Colin who as been chosen by the Physiological Society of NZ (PSNZ) to be the recipient of the NZ Triennial Medal.

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Emma Sutherland

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Dr Matt Bevin

Matt Bevin

Professional Practice Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4795604
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: matt.bevin@otago.ac.nz

Dr Toni Alsop

Toni Alsop

Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4705773
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: toni-ann.alsop@otago.ac.nz

Andrew Barlow

Andrew Barlow

Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4795773
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: andrew.barlow@otago.ac.nz

Dr Catherine Bradburn

Catherine Bradburn

Medical Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 5605
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: catherine.bradburn@otsgo.ac.nz

Dr Susan George

Susan George

Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4797300
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: susan.george@otago.ac.nz

Dr Mike Gill

Mike Gill

Professional Practice Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4795988
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: mike.gill@otago.ac.nz

Tim McLennan

Tim McLennan

Science Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 7107
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: timothy.mclennan@otago.ac.nz

Kristina Mungure

Kristina Mungure

Science Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 5773
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: kristi.mcintyre@otago.ac.nz

Jennifer Schack

Jennifer Schack

Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 5605
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: jennifer.schack@otago.ac.nz

Dr Ashik Srinivasan

Ashik Srinivasan

Medical Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 7449
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: ashik.srinivasan@otago.ac.nz

Emma Sutherland

Emma Sutherland

Science Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 5773
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: emma.sutherland@otago.ac.nz

Dr Steve Tripp

Steve Tripp

Medical Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 479 7449
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: steve.tripp@otago.ac.nz

Abi Walker

Abi Walker

Teaching Fellow

Department of Physiology
Otago School of Medical Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 913
Dunedin
New Zealand

Phone: 4795603
Fax: +64 3 479 7323

Email: abi.walker@otago.ac.nz

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