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 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.

Veterans mental health program receives grant

Veterans mental health program receives grant

Monday, 14 November 2016

University of Newcastle (UON) researchers from the Centre for Resources Health and Safety (CRHS) have been successful in receiving a grant from the Defence Health Foundation to the value of $123,068 over two years.

Public health pioneer honoured on $3.6m HMRI Awards night

Public health pioneer honoured on $3.6m HMRI Awards night

Friday, 11 November 2016

Population health trailblazer Professor John Wiggers has been named the Hunter’s top researcher for 2016 at the annual HMRI Awards Night, capping a highly successful evening in which $3.6 million in philanthropic support was announced or acknowledged.

 PhD Scholarships - Improving the quality of life and quality of care provided to people with dementia and their carers

PhD Scholarships - Improving the quality of life and quality of care provided to people with dementia and their carers

Monday, 7 November 2016

Several PhD scholarships are available for students to investigate improving the quality of life and quality of care provided to people with dementia and their carers.

Australian Research Council Funding Success

Australian Research Council Funding Success

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has been successfully awarded over $5.7 million in 2016 Australian Research Council (ARC) funding for Discovery Projects, Future Fellowships and Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards.

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.

UON researchers awarded $5.6 million health and medical funding

UON researchers awarded $5.6 million health and medical funding

Thursday, 27 October 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has been awarded more than $5.6 million by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) today to explore innovative new areas to understand and benefit Australia’s public health.

UON awarded over $5.6 million in NHMRC funding

UON awarded over $5.6 million in NHMRC funding

Thursday, 27 October 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) is delighted to announce the following successful researchers in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council funding. With the help of this funding, our researchers aim to tackle a range of health-related issues that impact our communities.