June Club Otago Lunch: Prof Robert Patman

Scratch your head in confusion regarding Far-right politics, Donald Trump’s march towards a second term as US President, the messy divorce that is Brexit and the domestic electoral climate? All will be clarified at the next Club Otago lunch on Friday, 21 June by Prof...

Sponsor Spotlight: Sharon Hyndman

Sharon Hyndman As a former nurse, Sharon Hyndman knows only too well the impact serious disease can have, on the patient and on the wider family.  And as a family member who has experienced the effects of medical events and disease, including heart attacks and cancer,...

Researcher Profile: Ruth Empson

Professor Ruth Empson is fascinated by the brain, and her curiosity about its role in movement is contributing to world knowledge, thanks to investment from the Otago Community Trust. Her dream is to better understand how different parts of the brain work together,...

Profile: Gil Barbezat

Gil BarbezatPhoto by Alan Dove Otago Medical Research Foundation patron Gil Barbezat has been connected with the Foundation for many years, and he’s full of admiration for the doors it continues to open. Swiss-born Gil’s initial medical education was in...

Club Otago Lunch March 2019 Wrap

Warren with influential cricket coach Billy Ibadulla From Caversham Primary School, Macandrew Intermediate and King’s High, three Dunedin schools considered by some in the city to be lower-class, and where – by his own admission – he developed something of a chip on...