Dr Ngaire Helen Anderson

BSc Otago, BHB MBChB PGDipOMG PhD, FRANZCOG

Biography

Ngaire is a Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Waitematā District Health Board in Auckland.

Her research interests include fetal growth, small for gestational age/ fetal growth restriction, stillbirth, maternal obesity and perinatal / lifelong health outcomes.

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Esti de Graaff (PhD Candidate) 2019-current: "Identification of risk-factors and causal pathways associated with adverse perinatal outcome in New Zealand, with a focus on Indian women."

Distinctions/Honours

2015    RANZCOG Harvey Carey Young Investigator Prize at NZ Annual Scientific Meeting.
“The prize is awarded for the best original research paper at the RANZCOG NZ Committee ASM”

2012   New Zealand Perinatal Society New Investigator Award
“The aim of the award is to encourage new clinicians or scientists training in an area related to perinatal medicine with the aim of rewarding excellence and supporting the perinatal medicine researchers of the future.”

2011 New Zealand Shan S Ratnam Young Gynaecologist Award
“This award is to enable promising young obstetricians and gynaecologists from all the member countries of the Asia and Oceania region to attend the congress of the Asia and Oceania Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AOFOG)” The award is presented to one New Zealand young gynaecologist/obstetrician per year and is endorsed and supported by RANZCOG.

2010   Douglas Goodfellow Medical Research Fellowship, Auckland Medical Research Foundation
“This Fellowship is considered a prestigious award and will provide support for two years to young medical or science graduates who wish to study for a higher degree (PhD, MD)”

Areas of expertise

Fetal growth
Fetal growth restriction/ Small for gestational age
Stillbirth
Maternal Obesity
Ethnicity and perinatal outcomes

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand Board of Directors

MBChB Elective Committee

School of Medicine Board of Studies Committee

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • Cartwright, R. D., Anderson, N. H., Sadler, L. C., Harding, J. E., McCowan, L. M. E., & McKinlay, C. J. D. (2020). Neonatal morbidity and small and large size for gestation: a comparison of birthweight centiles. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association, 40 (5), 732-742. 10.1038/s41372-020-0631-3
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lynn Sadler, Jane Harding, Lesley McCowan, Chris McKinlay, Robert Cartwright
  • Anderson, N. H., Gordon, A., Li, M., Cronin, R. S., Thompson, J. M. D., Raynes-Greenow, C. H., ... Wilson, J. (2019). Association of Supine Going-to-Sleep Position in Late Pregnancy With Reduced Birth Weight: A Secondary Analysis of an Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis. JAMA network open, 2 (10)10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.12614
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Ed Mitchell, Minglan Li, Lesley McCowan, John Thompson, Robin Cronin
  • Cronin, R. S., Li, M., Thompson, J. M. D., Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C. H., Heazell, A. E. P., ... Anderson, N. H. (2019). An Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis of Maternal Going-to-Sleep Position, Interactions with Fetal Vulnerability, and the Risk of Late Stillbirth. EClinicalMedicine, 10, 49-57. 10.1016/j.eclinm.2019.03.014
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Robin Cronin, Minglan Li, Ed Mitchell, Lesley McCowan, John Thompson
  • Anderson, N., De Laat, M., Benton, S., von Dadelszen, P., & McCowan, L. (2019). Placental growth factor as an indicator of fetal growth restriction in late-onset small-for-gestational age pregnancies. The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology, 59 (1), 89-95. 10.1111/ajo.12831
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lesley McCowan
  • Anderson, N., & McCowan, L. (2018). Reply to: Response to placental growth factor as an indicator of fetal growth restriction in late-onset small-for-gestational age pregnancies. The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology, 58 (6)10.1111/ajo.12916
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lesley McCowan
  • Anderson, N., de Laat, M., von Dadelszen, P., & McCowan, L. M. E. (2018). Low PlGF and ultrasound defined fetal growth restriction in late-onset small-for-gestational age pregnancies. Paper presented at Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ) Annual Scientific Congress 2018, Auckland, New Zealand. 25 March - 28 March 2018. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lesley McCowan
  • McCowan, L. M., Figueras, F., & Anderson, N. H. (2018). Evidence-based national guidelines for the management of suspected fetal growth restriction: comparison, consensus, and controversy. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 218 (2S), S855-S868. 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.12.004
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lesley McCowan
  • Anderson, N., De laat, M., Benton, S., & Mccowan, L. (2017). Low PlGF and ultrasound defined fetal growth restriction in late-onset small-for-gestational-age pregnancies. Paper presented at RANZCOG 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting, Auckland, New Zealand. 29 October - 1 November 2017. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 10.1111/ajo.12725
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Lesley McCowan

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Contact details

Alternative contact

021 813329

Office hours

Wednesdays 9am - 5pm

Primary office location

M&HS BUILDING 507 - Bldg 507
Level 1, Room 1004
28 PARK AVE
GRAFTON
AUCKLAND 1023
New Zealand

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