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PhD Scholarship - Approaches to the prevention of suicide in rural and remote areas

PhD Scholarship - Approaches to the prevention of suicide in rural and remote areas

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

The Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health at the University of Newcastle, Orange, Australia is offering a PhD scholarship in the area of approaches to the prevention of suicide in rural and remote areas. We are seeking a student with a public health, social science, nursing, psychology or similar background to study under the supervision of Prof David Perkins, Dr Scott Fitzpatrick, Prof Sally Chan and A/Prof Kerry Inder.

Chancellor's Award for Innovation | $10K on Offer

Chancellor's Award for Innovation | $10K on Offer

Monday, 22 August 2016

Support for proof of concept and the commercialisation of innovative ideas is the driving force behind an exciting new initiative at the University of Newcastle.

Mental health journey a sensory experience

Mental health journey a sensory experience

Thursday, 11 August 2016

Bliss Cavanagh is a PhD Candidate in the School of Health Sciences who’s just been selected as a Young Social Pioneer by the Foundation of Young Australians. This incubator for young social innovators and changemakers is an important step for Bliss who’s been selected in the category of Youth Mental Health.

PHD SCHOLARSHIP – SMS4dads mobile phone information and support for new fathers

PHD SCHOLARSHIP – SMS4dads mobile phone information and support for new fathers

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

A PhD scholarship is available in the SMS4dads suite of research projects under the supervision of A/Prof Richard Fletcher

PhD Scholarship - Breaking up Sitting Time after Stroke: How much less sitting is needed (BUST-DOSE).

PhD Scholarship - Breaking up Sitting Time after Stroke: How much less sitting is needed (BUST-DOSE).

Monday, 8 August 2016

A PhD scholarship is available to work on the project, Breaking Up Sitting Time after Stroke. How much less sitting is needed? (BUST-DOSE) under the leadership of A / Prof Coralie English.

PhD Scholarship - Mining and Mental Health

PhD Scholarship - Mining and Mental Health

Monday, 8 August 2016

A PhD scholarship is available to investigate mental health and mining: barriers and enablers in implementing workplace programs under the supervision of Dr Jane Rich.

PhD Scholarship - Peer support and rural mental health

PhD Scholarship - Peer support and rural mental health

Monday, 8 August 2016

A PhD scholarship is available to investigate peer support and rural mental health under the supervision of Dr Kate Davies and A / Prof Kerry Inder.

UON academics present vision for NSW

UON academics present vision for NSW

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Some of the state’s 'best and brightest' young academics have presented ideas for the future of NSW to His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales, covering topics as wide ranging as citizen participation and the emergence of the 'caring' economy.