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Cancer treatment for animals on the research fast-track

Cancer treatment for animals on the research fast-track

Friday, 9 December 2016

A team of UON researchers is one step closer to having their research innovation delivered through a national acceleration program.

2016 Vice-Chancellor's award winners announced

2016 Vice-Chancellor's award winners announced

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

The 2016 Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence recognised more than 70 remarkable academic and professional staff in every faculty and division, for their willingness to change the status quo, take on new challenges and provide inspirational leadership.

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.

Funding success helps asthma sufferers breathe easy

Funding success helps asthma sufferers breathe easy

Monday, 5 December 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has attracted a total of $10.8 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). The funding will support 14 projects and one Career Development Fellowship aimed at solving some of the world’s most critical health challenges.

2017 NHMRC Project Grants funding success

2017 NHMRC Project Grants funding success

Monday, 5 December 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has been awarded 14 NHMRC Projects Grants and one Career Development Fellowship with total funding of $10.8 million.

PhD Scholarship: E-Health, mental health and Defence Force Veterans

PhD Scholarship: E-Health, mental health and Defence Force Veterans

Friday, 2 December 2016

There is a scholarship opportunity for a PhD student to research  mental health and alcohol treatment programs for defence veterans, under the supervision of Associate Professor Carole James.

UON researcher a Tomorrow Maker

UON researcher a Tomorrow Maker

Friday, 25 November 2016

University of Newcastle researcher Dr Emma Beckett has been awarded a grant in the AMP Tomorrow Fund round.

PhD Scholarship:  Indigenous Counselling and Nicotine (ICAN) QUIT in  Pregnancy

PhD Scholarship: Indigenous Counselling and Nicotine (ICAN) QUIT in Pregnancy

Thursday, 24 November 2016

Three PhD scholarships are available to investigate how to improve the health of Aboriginal pregnant mothers and their babies, under the supervision of Associate Professor Gillian Gould and Professor Billie Bonevski.