Behind the Foundation

The thing that Associate Professor Greg Jones likes most about the Otago Medical Research Foundation is its role in incubating research. Greg is the deputy chair of the Foundation’s Scientific Committee, which is responsible for deciding on funding application...

Habits may not be so bad after all

Stephanie Lynch received an Otago Medical Research Foundation Scholarship and the results from her research are fascinating! Her study found children who suck their thumbs and bite their finger nails may be lowering their chance of developing allergies. Read the full...
12 Questions with Professor Alison Heather

12 Questions with Professor Alison Heather

Recently, Professor Alison Heather was interviewed by Jennifer Dann for the New Zealand Herald 12 Questions segment. Alison was a recipient of a Foundation grant this year to be used into an investigation of a specific breast cancer issue. Great to see her in the...