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Academy honour for UON leaders

Academy honour for UON leaders

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Two University of Newcastle (UON) research leaders are among the distinguished health and medical scientists elected this week as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS).

50th anniversary celebrations kick off

50th anniversary celebrations kick off

Friday, 20 March 2015

The University of Newcastle kicked off the beginning of a year of celebrations today to mark its 50th anniversary.

‘Healthe’ approach to weight loss

‘Healthe’ approach to weight loss

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Young women looking for inspiration to achieve a healthy weight have the opportunity to enrol in a targeted program soon to be trialled by nutrition researchers at the University of Newcastle.

Students vs academics

Students vs academics

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Having succumbed to the Academics team last year, the students are out for revenge in this year's Godfrey Tanner Great Debate on Tuesday 24 March.

Tuck into snack study

Tuck into snack study

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Young Australian adults have a world-leading appetite for snack foods but surprisingly little is known about their perceptions of nutritional value and portion size. Now, a new study at the University of Newcastle is putting the sweet tooth to the test.

Frozen creator to visit UON

Frozen creator to visit UON

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Frozen creator Chris Buck makes an epic journey to UON to share the secrets of innovative creativity.

Rising respiratory researcher

Rising respiratory researcher

Friday, 6 March 2015

One of Europe's premier international prizes for emerging respiratory researchers has been awarded to Dr Malcolm Starkey from the University of Newcastle and HMRI's VIVA (Viruses, Infections/Immunity, Vaccines and Asthma) Program.

MS researchers to explore environmental triggers

MS researchers to explore environmental triggers

Thursday, 5 March 2015

Hunter Medical Research Institute researcher Associate Professor Jeannette Lechner-Scott is investigating the environmental risk factors surrounding multiple sclerosis after receiving a $220,000 project grant from MS Research Australia.