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PhD Scholarship -  Risk-based licensing and alcohol-related harm in Australia

PhD Scholarship - Risk-based licensing and alcohol-related harm in Australia

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

A PhD Scholarship is available as part of an ARC-funded study evaluating risk-based schemes for the sale of alcohol at on-licensed premises in Australia under the primary supervision of Professor Kypros Kypri.

Funding for stroke rehabilitation

Funding for stroke rehabilitation

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Congratulations to Professor Paulette Van Vliet from the School of Health Sciences on her successful application for an NHMRC Development Grant for the continued development of the Arm Movement Measurement (ArMM) device.

New ‘linchpin’ in melanoma survival

New ‘linchpin’ in melanoma survival

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

The lethal double-life of a protein known as RIP1 has been exposed by University of Newcastle cancer researcher Professor Xu Dong Zhang, potentially spurring an all-new generation of highly targeted and long-lasting drugs for melanoma.

Occupational Therapy celebrates 25 years

Occupational Therapy celebrates 25 years

Friday, 27 March 2015

Occupational Therapy celebrated their 25th anniversary today, with special guests Dr Michael Iwama and Andrew Wakely

PhD Scholarship - Inflammation in Airways Disease

PhD Scholarship - Inflammation in Airways Disease

Friday, 27 March 2015

A scholarship opportunity is available for a PhD student to study Inflammation in Airways Disease under the supervision of Associate Professor Jodie Simpson.

Global health and medical powerhouse

Global health and medical powerhouse

Friday, 27 March 2015

Innovation in health and medical professional education and challenges in clinical training will be on the table when hundreds of the field's global leaders converge in Newcastle this week for two global conferences.

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.