Gastroenterology research

  • We are an active research unit at Waikato Hospital in Hamilton offering a wide variety of research trials varying from local collaborative projects to global studies.
  • We participate in clinical trials ranging from Phase I through to Phase IV.
  • All of our studies have received appropriate local regulatory and ethical approval and are conducted according to ICH-GCP standards.

Location: Level B01 Menzies Building.

The Gastro Research team 

5 x Consultants
2 x Study Co-ordinators/Research Nurses
1 x Administration assistant 

Studies in progress

We currently have a variety of studies in progress for a range of medical conditions including;

  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Crohns
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • NASH (Non-Alcoholic Steato-Hepatitis)



If you want to take part in research, or want to know more details about the individual studies available please contact one of the team:

  • Nancy Carey (021 549658)
  • Sherryl Hayett (021 549659)