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Complementary legal service hits the beach for those feeling the heat

Complementary legal service hits the beach for those feeling the heat

Friday, 20 January 2017

A free and unique legal service aimed at assisting those in need, whilst also providing University of Newcastle (UON) students with real-world experience, is set to hit Newcastle Beach this month.

Help Make Sense of Eating Disorders

Help Make Sense of Eating Disorders

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) are investigating how people with history of an eating disorder experience sensory information (taste, touch, smell).

2016: a year in research innovation

2016: a year in research innovation

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

University of Newcastle researchers have been on an upward trajectory in 2016 and as the year comes to a close we’d like to highlight just some of our successes.

UON Heart Foundation 2017 Research Funding

UON Heart Foundation 2017 Research Funding

Monday, 5 December 2016

Five UON health researchers have been awarded highly competitive Heart Foundation Australia funding to investigate the causes, treatment and prevention of heart, stroke and blood vessel disease.

 Excellence in Innovation awarded

Excellence in Innovation awarded

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Newcastle Innovation hosted their annual Awards ceremony on Friday 18 November at Merewether Surfhouse.

Monash Scholar is Cambridge bound

Monash Scholar is Cambridge bound

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

UON Alumna Catherine Richards has been awarded a prestigious General Sir John Monash scholarship to Cambridge University in the UK.

Students challenged to enhance Central Coast wellbeing

Students challenged to enhance Central Coast wellbeing

Friday, 18 November 2016

Almost two hundred business-minded secondary students have been competing to see who can create the best business model to enhance the health and wellbeing of the Central Coast this week.

Heart Health Study recruiting people with Type 2 Diabetes

Heart Health Study recruiting people with Type 2 Diabetes

Friday, 28 October 2016

Researchers from the University of Newcastle (UON) and John Hunter Hospital are looking for volunteers to take part in a clinical trial which will examine use of curcumin and/or omega-3 fats for lowering cardiovascular disease risk in people with type 2 diabetes.