The Gut Health Network held its annual Public Research Forum on Saturday. Patients who have contributed to studies by researchers in the Gut Health Network were invited, as well as the general public.
Tuesday 24 March is World TB Day, and this year the United Nations, the Stop TB Partnership and the World Health Organization are calling on all governments and health organisations to mobilise political and social commitment to combating tuberculosis. With nine million new cases and 1.5 million deaths each year, TB is an ongoing epidemic.
Dr Htin Aung, a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Cook Lab, is already known around the department for his photography, but his skills have now also been recognised by the University.
Dr Ros Kemp has been recognised as one of the University of Otago's outstanding lecturers in the 2015 Teaching Excellence Awards.