Peter Christie Award

An Award to recognise the student who achieved the highest overall marks during the MBChB Part IV general surgical attachment.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: MBChB Part IV
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Engraved plaque

The Award was established in memory of Peter Christie, a noted hepatobiliary and transplantation surgeon renowned for his work on liver transplants in New Zealand. He is remembered for the dedication, compassion, honesty and scholarship he demonstrated in his interactions with patients and students. He died in 2005 at the age of 48.

The Award was first awarded in 2006 and was revised in 2013. It is financed by the Department of Surgery in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at the University of Auckland. The main purpose of the Award is to recognise the student who obtained the highest marks during their surgical attachment in the MBChB Part IV.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

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