The St John New Zealand Centre for Prehospital Research.

We provide information and advice for those who plan to undertake research projects that may involve or be in collaboration with St John staff, patients and or facilities.

 All proposed interventional / observational research and related activity must be registered with St John.

All proposals must have received ethical approval (where this is required) and have completed the St John locality authorisation process before permission will be given to commence.

This is specified in order to manage the risk and use of resources especially where this involves staff or patients.


Bridget Dicker
Clinical Research Fellow (BSc, PhD)

Bridget’s role is to facilitate links between St John and researchers, provide advice, facilitate research, educate and promote ethical research conduct. Bridget also supports the subsequent dissemination of results with the expectation that knowledge gained from all aspects of research will ultimately be used to maximise patient and community healthcare outcomes. Bridget is a Paramedic and she holds a PhD in Molecular Medicine.

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