Research in health sciences

We have strong connections with the health sector and deliver leading research across the field of health sciences. Our research projects are often developed collaboratively to address organisational and workforce needs.

AUT is home to world-leading researchers across the field of health sciences. We’ve led the world’s largest study of problem gambling treatments, run New Zealand’s only longitudinal study of Pacific Island families and have New Zealand’s only centre for eHealth.

Jane Koziol-McLain
Max Abbott CNZM
Valery Feigin
News
Emeritus Professor of Nutrition, Elaine Rush
Dr Ali Seyfoddin
Professor Valery Feigin
Professor Denise Wilson
Valery Feigin
News pattern
Emeritus Professor of Nutrition, Elaine Rush
Big bodies need big servings of 5+ a day
14 Jan, 2020
New study recommends greater variety and colour in food dietary guidelines, and serving sizes in direct proportion to body size.
Dr Ali Seyfoddin
Medicinal cannabis research
13 Dec, 2019
AUT and Zeacann Ltd have received approval from the Ministry of Health for medicinal cannabis research and development.
Professor Valery Feigin
Plan to mitigate neurological disorders
11 Dec, 2019
Professor Valery Feigin leads global strategy to bridge the gap between growing burden of neurological disorders and overstretched health resources.
Professor Denise Wilson
Empathy needed to reduce family violence
04 Dec, 2019
AUT report finds that agencies and services designed to aid wāhine Māori in unsafe relationships often contribute to their entrapment.
Valery Feigin
New accolades for most cited scientist
21 Nov, 2019
AUT’s Professor Valery Feigin has been elected as both a Fellow of the Royal Society Te Apārangi and a Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Events
event image
event image
event image
event image
event image
Meet AUT in Indonesia
Friday 31 Jan, 3pm - 8pm
event image
Meet AUT in the Philippines
Wednesday 5 Feb, 2pm - Thursday 6 Feb, 1pm
event image
ICT & Engineering Careers Fair 2020
Friday 3 Apr, 11am - 2pm
event image
Architecture
, : - , :
Deborah Heke
Apollo Taito
Christine Clark
Renu Sisodia
Qorinah Estiningtyas Sakilah Adnani