09 June 2022
Autistic people need to be actively involved in future research and don’t want it to focus on a cure or behaviour management.
01 June 2022
University of Canterbury's Dr Matt Hobbs and Dr Lukas Marek, and University of Auckland's Dr Alex Kazemi, ask how the country's health system will cope with the predicted surge in seasonal viruses on The Conversation.
30 May 2022
Three emerging University of Canterbury researchers have won HRC funding for their studies into coeliac disease in children; older unpaid caregiver experiences amid the pandemic; and air pollution’s impact on physical and mental health.
24 May 2022
In a new article on The Conversation, University of Canterbury Professor Simon Kingham says improvements to cycle infrastructure could help more people become healthier and happier.
23 May 2022
Rising living costs, increasing workloads, whānau and relationship worries, Covid-19 – all of these factors can make everyday living a real challenge at the best of times. But for many people, depression, anxiety and other mental health problems can arise, making the activities and interactions of daily life harder to manage.
23 May 2022
Dr Wendy Maddocks donates her book "The Right Girls a History of Registered Nurse Training at Palmerston North Hospital 1895-1986" to The University of Canterbury library.
07 April 2022
Dr Kaaren Mathias and Dr Sarah Lovell highlight the importance of meaningful community co-design of health services in an article on The Conversation.
28 March 2022
Looking back over the first two years of the country’s pandemic path, how do University of Canterbury experts sum it up – and what do they want to see next?
23 March 2022
In 2022, the time is nigh for change. Testimonies from Māori survivors have been heard in the Royal Commission on Abuse in Care this month, calls for action on uplifts by Oranga Tamariki persist, and the second phase of consultation into reform of the Adoption Act 1955 will begin.
01 March 2022
The neighbourhood we live in can influence our health, wellbeing and even whether we vape or smoke, according to new Canterbury research.
11 February 2022
On The Conversation, University of Canterbury lecturer in Sports Management and Marketing and co-author Dr Nick Maitland explains how pioneers of action sport continue to reshape expectations of what is possible - regardless of age.
20 December 2021
A mobile app being developed by the University of Canterbury (UC) will provide a ‘one-stop shop’ answering young people’s questions about sexuality.
10 December 2021
A Bachelor of Sport Coaching degree from the University of Canterbury (UC) combined with years of voluntary work have helped Cam Wilson shoot for, and land, his dream job.
29 November 2021
Young female rugby players will join a world-leading trial to find out whether headgear can help prevent collision-related injuries on the field.
08 November 2021
A University of Canterbury research project in partnership with the Autistic and autism communities will co-produce a set of autism research priorities – a first in Aotearoa New Zealand.
03 November 2021
Seaweed-based plasterboard, an app to help young people navigate sex and relationships, and a system to make houses safer in an earthquake are some of the innovative University of Canterbury projects to win a funding boost this week.
02 November 2021
Two internationally renowned academics at the University of Canterbury have been named as finalists in the Westpac Women of Influence Awards 2021, recognising women making a difference in the work they do, and paving the way for others to follow.
28 October 2021
University of Canterbury Health Lecturer Tracy Clelland to present at The Collaborative Trust Research Seminar Series.
27 October 2021
Does where you live affect how much you weigh?, and what can parents do to help teach their children about sex and relationships in the digital age?
13 October 2021
Students are vaping more since nicotine-containing e-cigarettes became legal in New Zealand in 2018, a research team led by University of Canterbury Health Sciences Adjunct Fellow Dr Ben Wamamili has found.
06 October 2021
The University of Canterbury’s pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinic has been extended due to popular demand from students and staff.
20 September 2021
The University of Canterbury (UC) has created a new doctoral degree specifically designed to suit working professionals with a background in health.
26 August 2021
Students at the University of Canterbury are getting valuable, real-life experience working for one of the country’s leading rugby teams, the Crusaders.
13 August 2021
The University of Canterbury is bringing an innovative sexuality education theatre show to the campus, giving educators and parents an insight into the cutting edge of how teenagers are being better helped to navigate relationships and sexuality.
12 August 2021
Canterbury tertiary students have come up with innovative ideas to reimagine New Zealand’s healthcare system.
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