Meet our panel of medical specialists

Research Review New Zealand works with over 70 local medical specialists to select and advise on the most important research from around the world. They advise on what really matters, what impact it has on local healthcare and what we need to do in our daily practice to accomodate new skills and knowledge. Select a category below to see more about each of our expert advisors.

Colleen Murray

Colleen Murray

Colleen Murray graduated from the University of Pretoria with a BChD in 1984, followed by an Honours degree in Oral Radiology and Diagnostics in 1987. After a combination of private practice and university teaching, she emigrated to New Zealand in 1992, took a break from dentistry and obtained her BEd degree. She has been in Dunedin since 2003 when the pull back to dentistry resulted in a BDS and return to private practice. This was followed by a change to the academic setting and a PGDipClinDent in Paediatric Dentistry. Colleen is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Oral Rehabilitation at the University of Otago, Pacific Island student support officer for the Faculty, NZDREX examiner and is on the ANZSPD committee. This is interspersed with her own research projects, particularly in the area of Dental Education, as well as student research supervision... read more »