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Turning healthcare around: Health professionals learning together makes for better healthcare

By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Turning healthcare around: Health professionals learning together makes for better healthcare

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Turning healthcare around: Health professionals learning together makes for better healthcare Thursday, 13 April 2017 11:14am How many times have you told your story over and over again to health professionals? Poor communication between clinicians can turn health care into a bad experience. The University […]

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Massive survey of World War I tunnels handed over

By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Commerce, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Massive survey of World War I tunnels handed over

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Massive survey of World War I tunnels handed over Thursday, 13 April 2017 8:44am Dr Sirguey (left), postgraduate surveying student Chris Page and final-year surveying student Damien Houvet (right), who is now developing a three-dimensional “virtual tour” of the tunnel complex. Photo: Sharron Bennett. A […]

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Otago researcher investigating how grains may affect blood sugar and diabetes

By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago researcher investigating how grains may affect blood sugar and diabetes

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Otago researcher investigating how grains may affect blood sugar and diabetes Wednesday, 12 April 2017 2:21pm Dr Andrew Reynolds An up-and-coming University of Otago scientist has been funded by the Otago Southland Diabetes Research Trust to undertake cutting-edge research into how the processing of whole […]

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New Centre recognises Otago’s excellence in global-health research

By   /  April 10, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Education, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on New Centre recognises Otago’s excellence in global-health research

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: New Centre recognises Otago’s excellence in global-health research Monday, 10 April 2017 4:07pm The University of Otago has recently named the Otago Global Health Institute (OGHI) as one of its 12 flagship research centres. The institute brings together more than 140 researchers from all divisions […]

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Study to develop faster way of detecting antibiotic resistance

By   /  April 10, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Study to develop faster way of detecting antibiotic resistance

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Study to develop faster way of detecting antibiotic resistance Monday, 10 April 2017 3:17pm New Zealand researchers are about to develop a radical new way of helping doctors detect antibiotic resistance faster that could save patients’ lives and change the way antibiotics are used around […]

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New Zealand’s only Online MBA ranked among the world’s best

By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on New Zealand’s only Online MBA ranked among the world’s best

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: New Zealand’s only Online MBA ranked among the world’s best Thursday, 6 April 2017 9:51am Director of Executive Programmes, Mr Ian Lafferty The University of Otago’s Online MBA, the only one offered in New Zealand, has been ranked fourth best in the world by London-based […]

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New Associate Dean Māori appointed to Otago Business School

By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economics, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on New Associate Dean Māori appointed to Otago Business School

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: New Associate Dean Māori appointed to Otago Business School Thursday, 6 April 2017 9:41am Dr Katharina Ruckstuhl has been appointed as the new Associate Dean Māori in the University of Otago Business School. Ngāi Tahu’s Dr Katharina Ruckstuhl has been appointed as the new Associate […]

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New diagnostic model for psychiatric disorders proposed

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on New diagnostic model for psychiatric disorders proposed

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: New diagnostic model for psychiatric disorders proposed Wednesday, 5 April 2017 2:27pm Associate Professor Martin Sellbom University of Otago researcher Associate Professor Martin Sellbom is part of a group of 50 leading international psychologists and psychiatrists who have put forward a new, evidence-based, system for […]

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Injured Māori face higher rates of long-term disability

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Injured Māori face higher rates of long-term disability

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Injured Māori face higher rates of long-term disability Tuesday, 4 April 2017 2:36pm Dr Emma Wyeth Māori experience considerable longer-term disability after injury, new University of Otago analysis of patient-reported and Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) data shows.A paper appearing in the Australian and New Zealand […]

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Probiotics may reduce risk of gestational diabetes

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  24/7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Probiotics may reduce risk of gestational diabetes

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Probiotics may reduce risk of gestational diabetes Tuesday, 4 April 2017 2:06pm Research led by the University of Otago, Wellington has found that a ‘home-grown’ naturally occurring probiotic reduces the risk of developing diabetes during pregnancy (gestational diabetes) and lowers fasting blood sugar. The joint […]

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2017 Canon scholarships awarded

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on 2017 Canon scholarships awarded

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: 2017 Canon scholarships awarded Tuesday, 4 April 2017 2:04pm The 2017 Canon Scholarship recipients. Photo: Sharron Bennett. Twenty four elite undergraduate commerce students from the University of Otago Business School have been awarded Canon Excellence Award Scholarships. The scholarships are an annual award, presented to […]

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Nationwide study finds news exposure linked to greater anger towards Muslims, regardless of political ideology

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Commerce, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Nationwide study finds news exposure linked to greater anger towards Muslims, regardless of political ideology

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Otago Headline: Nationwide study finds news exposure linked to greater anger towards Muslims, regardless of political ideology Monday, 3 April 2017 2:02pm New Zealanders – whether liberal or conservative – show both increased anger and reduced warmth towards Muslims if they are more avid news consumers, a […]

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