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Eliminating COVID-19: what the world can learn from NZ and Taiwan

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Thursday, 22 October 2020

Both Taiwan and New Zealand have successfully eliminated COVID-19 with world-leading pandemic responses. By taking a particularly proactive approach, Taiwan’s response was probably the most effective and least disruptive of any country’s, researchers say.

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Medical students capture New Zealanders’ COVID-19 experiences

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Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Third-year medical students have been given a unique opportunity to become field assistants for a COVID-19 research project, conducting virtual interviews with community groups about the impact of the pandemic on their organisations.

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Making a world of difference

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Thursday, 1 October 2020

University of Otago academics and alumnae have been named as finalists in the Women of Influence awards.

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Law forums to tackle tricky referenda issues

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Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Two events hosted by the University of Otago Faculty of Law on 29 and 30 September are aimed at making the key issues behind next month’s assisted dying and cannabis referenda accessible to the public.

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Self-harm content on Instagram: “self-harm or self-help?”

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Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Instagram users who post self-harm content online are choosing ambiguous hashtags in an attempt to circumvent the social media platform’s ban on harmful content, a researcher at the University of Otago, Wellington, has found.

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