Research Grants

  • Pacific Open Learning Health Net (POLHN) pilot project funded by World Health Organisation (WHO) aimed at upskilling medical practitioners in the Pacific region in Health Informatics to become educators and mentors for future participants in Pacific countries. So far we have travelled to Palau, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Samoa and Tonga.
  • Investigate wireless and PDA's computer applications in clinical health sector
  • Predicting the best possible antisense oligonucleotides for a gene using machine learning and data mining
  • BioInformatics; Gene matching through similarity methods
  • Investigate news methods for collaborative learning via the web
  • Growth and Innovation Pilot Initiatives (Growth Pilots -GIPI) (Pan Sector) Health Informatics
  • Model accessibility to Primary Health care services
  • Spatio-temporal information system
  • Investigate views, values, and attitudes of Clinical Leaders on Clinical Decision Support Systems
  • Investigate the use of Health Informatics for Acute Oral and Maxillofacial Services in New Zealand
  • Survey information technology utilisation and extent of usage in NZ dental practice, Research Grant