Highlights

Teacher development, from Kaitaia to Invercargill (2013)

Teacher development, from Kaitaia to Invercargill (2013)

This year the Maurice Wilkins Centre expanded its programme of professional development days for science teachers. 

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Creating connections with China (2012)

Creating connections with China (2012)

An official visit by State Councillor Liu Yandong, now a Vice-Premier of the People’s Republic of China, was the culmination ...

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Rheumatic fever - Research strengths confront national need (2012)

Rheumatic fever - Research strengths confront national need (2012)

The Maurice Wilkins Centre prioritises rheumatic fever research, and its work built momentum in 2012 with the appointment of ...

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Scientists and teachers in unique partnership (2012)

Scientists and teachers in unique partnership (2012)

Science teachers from Auckland and Northland leapt at the opportunity for an intensive update on the latest in biomedical sci...

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New technologies for imaging the human body (2012)

New technologies for imaging the human body (2012)

New Zealand technologies being developed to perform delicate new procedures, locate sites where cancer drugs are active, and ...

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The future of healthcare is already here (2011)

The future of healthcare is already here (2011)

Tailoring a person’s medical care to their genetic makeup may sound like science fiction, but “personalised medicine” is alre...

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A blossoming collaboration with Japan (2011)

A blossoming collaboration with Japan (2011)

Formal relationships between the Maurice Wilkins Centre and high-profile Japanese research institutions were established in 2...

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Joining forces against infectious disease (2010)

Joining forces against infectious disease (2010)

The 2010 Superbugs Symposium convened by the Maurice Wilkins Centre brought together more than 350 medical professionals and ...

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Supporting New Zealand’s future scientists (2010)

Supporting New Zealand’s future scientists (2010)

The inaugural Future Science Day convened by the Maurice Wilkins Centre in 2010 provided advice, mentorship, networking, and ...

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