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2016 AAHA Collaborative Research Grants
by Auckland DHB

Dr Margaret Wilsher & Professor John Fraser are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Auckland Academic Health Alliance Collaborative Research Grants.

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Sir Graeme Douglas

Acknowledging the passing of Sir Graeme Douglas, businessman and philanthropist.

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Edward's Green Prescription

Instead of just prescribing pills and leaving Edward with the advice to eat better, exercise more, and lose weight, a nurse wrote him a ‘Green Prescription'.

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Simple vitamin may help babies breathe easier
by One News Now

Starship Hospital is testing if weekly drops of Vitamin D might help prevent toddlers and babies from admission to hospital with repeat respiratory infections.

2015 Research Report now available
by Research Office

The 2015 Auckland DHB Research Annual Report, comprising outputs and achievements of Auckland DHB researchers, is now available.

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Green light for falls prevention programme

A national community falls prevention programme for people aged over-65 developed jointly by Auckland and Waitemata DHBs was given the official go-ahead today.

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Rob Cooper CNZM

Acknowledging the passing of Rob Cooper, former Chairperson of Auckland DHB’s Māori Health Committee.

Celebrating our nurses and midwives

The A+ Trust Nursing and Midwifery Awards acknowledge the remarkable difference nurses and midwives make to our patients and communities every day.

New Orthopaedic Elective Unit launched

The newly refurbished 10-bed ward is primarily for patients on the ‘Enhanced Recovery After Surgery’ (ERAS) Pathway for elective patients.