MWC and Ngati Porou Hauora join forces to tackle metabolic disease
30 April 2018
The Maurice Wilkins Centre and Ngati Porou Hauora recently co-organised ‘Tātai Oranga: Joining forces to tackle metabolic conditions,’ a landmark conference held on the North Island’s East Coast.
MWC experts provide insights on obesity epidemic
20 March 2018
Maurice Wilkins Centre Deputy Director Professor Peter Shepherd and Associate Investigator Associate Professor Justin O’Sullivan recently spoke to Jamie Morton, Science Reporter for the New Zealand Herald, about the problem of obesity in New Zealand.
MWC partners with Ngati Porou Hauora for new research centre on East Coast
13 December 2017
The Maurice Wilkins Centre and Ngāti Porou Hauora have concluded an agreement to set up a jointly managed health research centre based at Te Whare Hauora o Ngāti Porou, Te Puia Springs, on the North Island's East Coast.
‘Sugar in Schools’ study launched in BOP
12 September 2017
The Maurice Wilkins Centre’s nationwide ‘Sugar in Schools’ study was recently rolled out in Bay of Plenty, in collaboration with teachers at Opotiki College. Launched over two days on 31 July and 1 August, the event featured free public talks and workshops aimed at changin...