Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Research Study Recruitment

Today's studies are tomorrow's news headlines - so why not be a part of the research happening here in our faculty? Take a look below at some of the study taking place in FMHS and see if you could be the perfect participant for current medical and health research.


We are now recruiting Auckland families with babies who have not started solids yet to be a part of new nutrition research exploring how complementary feeding affects immune and gut health. Click here to find out more.


Are you the parent of a child aged 9-15 years who has or might be risk of developing type 2 diabetes? You and your child may be eligible to take part in a computer game trial developed to improve children’s health knowledge.


We are looking for young adults aged 17-25 years old with type 1 diabetes to fill out a questionnaire about the relationship between mood and blood glucose control. Find out more.


We're surveying New Zealanders to find out what they know about salt. If you're aged 18-65 years old and living in New Zealand we want to hear from you. Complete the survey and you can go in the draw to win a $100 shopping voucher!


We are looking for males age 20-40 to undertake a free, fully supervised exercise-training programme over 5 weeks - compensation included.

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NIHI researchers are looking for parents and carers of children aged 0-2 years who are willing to take part in an online survey to share their experiences of using growth charts.


If you are taking a biologic medication such as Humira, Enbrel, Infliximab, Rituximab or Tocilizumab, you may be eligible to take part in this study.

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Are you a parent or primary care giver of a child aged 10-15? NIHI want you to take part in the MyTeen study, exploring the usefulness of their parenting app.


If you're pregnant you could take part in this study which is trying to prevent low blood sugars in newborn babies.


Be part of a study investigating attitudes towards mental disorders and utilisation of mental health care - it only takes 15 minutes! Click here to find out more.


The Liggins Institute is seeking parents, grandparents and caregivers of children under the age of five to complete an online survey about children’s weight. Read more here.


Are you pregnant and yet to have your oral glucose test? Take part in a study to find out how gestational diabetes mellitus should be diagnosed.


We are looking for active males aged 18-40 to participate in a study that aims to understand how a natural Olive Leaf Extract supplement can improve performance and markers of cardiovascular health. Find out more.


The Centre for Brain Research is looking for people over 65 years old to take part in a study about brain plasticity and cognition - read more here.


If you are concerned about your health and weight and you are aged 14 to 18 years, you may be interested in trying out a new safe treatment in this gut bugs trial.


Feeling depressed? Have you found that anti-depressants haven't worked? You may be eligible to take part in this study.


The National Institute for Health Innovation have recently launched an app named SPGeTTI to test whether it is an effective means helping support behaviour change for people experiencing harms from gambling.


The University of Auckland is NOW RECRUITING males aged between 20-40 years old living in Auckland. You will be reimbursed for your involvement—just click on the link to find out if you’re eligible!


If you are less than 14 weeks pregnant and overweight, you could take part in the Fish Oil in Pregnancy Study.


WANTED: Women with iPhones for study investigating menstrual-tracking apps - more details here.


Do you want to be reimbursed for exercise? Take part in these FREE exercise sessions for the University of Auckland’s research study.


Are you less than 13 weeks pregnant? We would love to hear from you! Join our Auckland based study and help future mums and babies by visiting the study website.


Do you have a problem with dairy? We are recruiting healthy male and female volunteers for our study Los aMiGoS: the role of inflammation in lactose malabsorption - a2 Milk™ for Gut Comfort Study. Click here for more information.


We are looking to recruit healthy male and female volunteers for our study 'Characterising clozapine-induced cardiotoxicity using circulating microRNA expression' - Read more.


Healthy volunteers wanted for study on beneficial human gut fungi - find out more.


Do you want your study listed here? Contact Nikki Allan with information about your study and how long you will be recruiting for.