Improving your recovery & outcomes after surgery

When: Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 7-8:30 pm

Where: AMRF Auditorium, University of Auckland Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences, 85 Park Road, Grafton

Tickets: Free! Please RSVP via email to events@medicalresearch.org.nz or ring us on ☎ 09-923-1701

Summary: Implanted pain relief to enhance post-op recovery? Hear from experts about the latest advances in surgery research and where pharmacy and surgical pain research is headed in the future.

Speakers:

  • Prof Andrew Hill, Middlemore Hospital and Assistant Dean and Head of South Auckland Clinical School
    Prof Hill is a surgeon working with patients requiring invasive abdominal surgeries. With his work, he aims to improve surgical procedures and provide more eff­ective recovery and pain relief options.
  • A/Prof Darren Svirskis from the School of Pharmacy, The University of Auckland
    A/Prof Svirskis develops new technologies for drug delivery. By creating an innovative, implantable pain relief device, he will improve recovery for patients after major surgeries.