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21 October 2014

Dr Mele Taumoepeau from the University of Otago has been appointed the new Chair of the HRC's Pacific Health Research Committee.

17 October 2014

Massey University lecturer Dr Sione Vaka's PhD research shows that Tongan people’s understanding of mental illness is very different from that of New Zealand’s mainstream hospital system. 

Microscope
13 October 2014

Another Request for Proposals will be released this month in the search for high quality, innovative research that will contribute to the goal of improving and ultimately ensuring survival from breast cancer. 

Newborn baby
13 October 2014

Research led by University of Auckland Associate Professor Cameron Grant shows that infants whose mothers take vitamin D supplements during pregnancy are less likely to get respiratory infections.