The Team

The Team

Pauline Blomfield Founder and Director of K9 Medical Detection NZ

Pauline Blomfield

Founder and Director of K9 Medical Detection NZ
Working with dogs for over thirty five years, Pauline is the author of three children’s dog safety books, a dog …
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Courtney Moore K9MD

Courtney Moore

Senior Canine Trainer
Courtney has a strong technical knowledge around working detector dogs coupled with a sound understanding of canine behaviour. With …
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Nita Harding Veterinary Scientist

Nita Harding

Veterinary Scientist
Nita is a New Zealand trained veterinarian who has worked in clinical practice and the livestock production industries in …
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Professor Sarah Young Chair of K9MD's Academic Advisory Board

Professor Sarah Young

Chair of K9MD's Academic Advisory Board
Sarah is the Head of School, School of Medicine at the University of Sydney, Australia. Sarah gained her PhD in …
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Doctor Katrin Campbell Research Fellow

Doctor Katrin Campbell

Research Fellow
Dr Katrin Campbell is a Research Fellow at K9MD. She compiled the K9MD research page. Dr Campbell's research interest …
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Associate Professor Robin Turner Biostatistician

Associate Professor Robin Turner

Biostatistician
Robin is a biostatistician with research interests in the areas of diagnostic tests, patient followup and monitoring, patient preferences …
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Doctor Sharon Pattison Oncologist

Doctor Sharon Pattison

Oncologist
Sharon studied at University of Otago and University of Melbourne and was appointed as a Senior Lecturer, Department of …
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Karen Reader Research Fellow

Karen Reader

Research Fellow
Karen is a reproductive biologist with broad interests in the areas of assisted reproductive technologies in humans and livestock, …
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Steve White International Canine Scent Detection Expert

Steve White

International Canine Scent Detection Expert
In his 43rd year of a canine-centered law enforcement career, Steve White is the only person to have served …
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Tessa Mackenzie K9MD

Tessa Mackenzie

Assistant to Senior Canine Trainer
Tessa is the assistant to K9MD's Senior Canine Trainer. Tessa works in our laboratories preparing all the medical samples …
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Elisabeth and Molly

Elisabeth

Administration
Elisabeth is a registered nurse who specialises in ear health. When not working, Elisabeth loves getting out and exploring …
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