HRSC

The Health Research Society of Canterbury

Join us and develop a network with local health research professionals

The Health Research Society of Canterbury (HRSC) was formed in 1971 (as the Christchurch Medical Research Society, CMRS). Its role is to provide a forum for the presentation of health research and to promote such research generally. Membership is open to all people either involved in or simply interested in health research.

Upcoming Event:

Event: HRSC at the Canterbury Grand Rounds
Date: Friday, 15 June 2018, 12.15 pm to 1.15 pm (lunch from 11.45am)
Venue: Rolleston Lecture Theatre, University of Otago, Christchurch

Members of the Health Research Society of Canterbury (HRSC) will give short talks on the development and use of medical imaging in Canterbury:
  • Dr Nadia Mitchell, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Radiology, University of Otago, Christchurch -- Let’s talk CT Scanning: Diagnostic imaging of the brain and body.
  • Dr Aamir Raja, Research Fellow, Department of Radiology, University of Otago, Christchurch -- Clinical utility of MARS spectral CT.
  • Dr Tracy Melzer, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch -- Clinical MRI research in Canterbury.