Postgraduate Week: Liggins Institute
Meet our world-leading researchers, discover the projects on offer and get the scoop on postgraduate study.
The Liggins Elevator Pitch
Tuesday 15 September - 10.30am to 11.30am
Discover more about the research that happens at the Liggins Institute as we put our top investigators on the spot to sum up their work in five minutes or less.
Meet the researchers: Maternal, Fetal and Newborn Health
Wednesday 16 September - 1pm to 2pm
From working out how to feed pre-term babies, to the best way of managing diabetes in pregnancy, meet the Liggins Institute's world-renowned maternal, fetal and newborn health researchers and hear more about the postgraduate research projects on offer.
Meet the researchers: Genetics and Precision Medicine
Friday 18 September - 12.30pm to 1.30pm
From Parkinson's disease to ADHD, find out how our genes can influence the development of certain conditions and meet our ground-breaking genetics researchers who will explain more about the postgraduate research projects on offer.
Meet the researchers: Nutrition
Thursday 17 September - 12pm to 1pm
From investigating the nutritional value of New Zealand plants, to better diagnosing and managing food intolerance, meet the Liggins Institute's nutrition researchers and find out more about the postgraduate research projects on offer.
Postgrad Study: The Inside Scoop
Tuesday 15 September - 12pm to 1pm
Get the inside scoop on postgraduate study from the students currently living it, as well as recent post-docs. What's it really like, what are some of the highs and lows along the way, and is it worth the hard work?
One-to-one sessions with our Associate Director - Postgraduate
Tuesday 15 September - 2pm to 2.30pm
Wednesday 16 September - 9.30am to 11am
Book a one-to-one information session with our Associate Director - Postgraduate to find out more about the projects on offer, entry requirements, the application process and anything else you want to know about studying at the Liggins Institute.