It would be "unfortunate" if some people thought the
recommended new museum title "Toitu: Otago Settlers Museum"
had partly bypassed the public consultation process, museum
board chairwoman Dr Dorothy Page said yesterday.
Undertaking early "brain training" through an innovative
University of Otago programme involving common children's
games may be a better way of avoiding future ADHD problems
than medication or other existing therapies.
The Otago Museum's collection audit pilot scheme, which has
been combined with a new electronic artefact tagging system,
has been progressing well, with more than 1000 artefacts
tagged, organisers say.
World-leading research offering new hope for couples with
fertility problems is among a series of University of Otago
initiatives which have been boosted by more than $27 million
in grants from the Health Research Council.