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Smart snapshot of pregnancy diets

Smart snapshot of pregnancy diets

Monday, 28 July 2014

With little being known about the diets of expectant Indigenous mums, University of Newcastle nutrition researchers are using smartphone technology to gather first-hand insights and provide personalised feedback.

Landmark schizophrenia genetic study

Landmark schizophrenia genetic study

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

UON researchers have helped unearth more than 100 genetic variants associated with schizophrenia, after contributing to the largest genome-wide study of the disease ever conducted.

Three Minute Thesis

Three Minute Thesis

Monday, 21 July 2014

Countless hours of research will be condensed into bite-sized portions as postgraduate students take part in the University of Newcastle final of the national/trans-Tasman Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Wednesday 23 July.

Student accommodation milestone

Student accommodation milestone

Friday, 18 July 2014

UON's capacity to accommodate students will soon almost double, with the construction of four student apartment blocks reaching an important milestone today.

International Research Centre Launched

International Research Centre Launched

Friday, 18 July 2014

Today the New South Wales Government announced an International Centre for Balanced Land Use to be based at the University of Newcastle's flagship research hub, the Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER).

Plain cigarette packs impact ‘taste’

Plain cigarette packs impact ‘taste’

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Long-term smokers involved in a study published by UON health researchers believed that the quality of their cigarettes had deteriorated following the implementation of plain packaging.

Vale Dr Betty Andersen

Vale Dr Betty Andersen

Friday, 11 July 2014

Dr Betty Andersen was a visionary nurse leader who has left a significant legacy to nursing.

Vale Pat Flowers

Vale Pat Flowers

Friday, 11 July 2014

Pat Flowers, the wife of our first University Librarian Ted Flowers, sadly passed away on Saturday 5 July 2014.