Thursday, 2 December 2021 10:30am
The first recipient of a prestigious scholarship named in honour of one of Aotearoa’s leading Māori health researchers says the award has enriched her academic and cultural journeys.
Tuesday, 30 November 2021 8:42am
Receiving an international fellowship and being able to use the $25,000 award to further her studies into anxiety and mental health “means the world” to Dr Olivia Harrison.
Monday, 22 November 2021 11:04am
Otago-based neuroscientist Dr Olivia Harrison has been awarded a global fellowship to further her research into understanding anxiety, and how the way we perceive mental health can in-turn influence our response.
Monday, 22 November 2021 10:28am
Twenty-eight University of Otago academics are being promoted to the position of professor this year.
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 3:48pm
Four global experts will discuss the importance of the early years in breaking the cycle of intergenerational disadvantage.
Thursday, 21 October 2021 9:39am
People with higher levels of anxiety have altered perceptions of their breathing, which can lead to even more anxiety, a University of Otago researcher has found.
Thursday, 7 October 2021 9:35am
A University of Otago researcher has discovered a brain signal that will help improve the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorders.
Monday, 13 September 2021 1:28pm
The international contribution of the Dunedin Study has been recognised in the centennial year of Science New Publication.
Tuesday, 7 September 2021 2:02pm
Te Pou Tiringa and the NCLR are successful recipients of 2021 MBIE Endeavour Fund Smart Ideas Grant.
Monday, 6 September 2021 10:06am
People would rather give information to other people, although an anonymous avatar might be preferred if the information being shared is embarrassing, University of Otago research has found.
Thursday, 5 August 2021 2:06pm
The Christchurch Study recently investigated the transition to natural menopause among mid-life women at age 40 years.
Wednesday, 4 August 2021 10:17am
Professor Janice Murray delivered her Inaugural Professorial Lecture the same week as her retirement.
Thursday, 22 July 2021 9:03am
Persistence may be the key when quitting smoking using an electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS), commonly known as vaping, a University of Otago study found.
Thursday, 15 July 2021 10:03am
University of Otago scientists have opened the door to improved treatment of brain dysfunction which causes psychosis.
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 10:18am
What do you get when you cross the woman on the ten dollar note and punk rock? A musical of course.