University of Otago

Kids can't escape alcohol marketing

New Zealand children are exposed to alcohol marketing on nearly every visit to the supermarket, innovative camera research from Otago and Auckland Universities reveals.

Oct 10, 2017
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Improving assessment of acute abdominal pain

Surgical admissions for people with abdominal pain to Wellington Hospital's department of general surgery have nearly doubled over the past decade, a University of Otago, Wellington (UOW) study has found.

Oct 06, 2017
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Brain health researchers delve into dopamine

University of Otago researchers studying learning processes affected in brain disorders such as Parkinson's disease and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have made new discoveries about how nerve impulses form ...

Aug 25, 2017
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