Dr Jane Marie Alsweiler

PhD, MBChB, Dip Paediatrics

Biography

Dr Jane Alsweiler is a senior lecturer at The University of Auckland. She completed her PhD at the Liggins Institute undertaking clinical and experimental research into the management and long-term consequences of high blood glucose concentrations in preterm babies. The study aimed to provide an evidence-based approach to a problem that commonly affects babies born very preterm.

Affiliations and collaborations:

  • Interdisciplinary Maternal Perinatal Australasian Clinical Trials (IMPACT) network
  • Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ)
  • Perinatal Society of New Zealand
  • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Australian Research Centre for Health of Women and Babies, University of Adelaide

 

Research | Current

  • Neonatal glucose metabolism
  • Neonatal growth

Major research funding:

  • Auckland Medical Research Foundation
  • Lotteries Commission
  • Maurice and Phyllis Paykel Trust

Distinctions/Honours

  • FRACP (Paediatrics)

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

Contact details

Primary location

AUCKLAND HOSPITAL - Bldg 599
Level 12, Room 12052
2 PARK RD
GRAFTON
AUCKLAND 1023
New Zealand