NIER has established a new research partnership worth $1 million over four years with global healthcare provider Aspen Medical to launch the Centre for Resources Health and Safety.
The new Centre for Resources Health and Safety aims to address key healthcare challenges for the resources and mining industries and will harness expertise from across a range of disciplines within the University. Research areas will include occupational health and safety, respiratory studies, psychology, psychiatry, environmental impacts and social impacts.
Aspen Medical has extensive experience as a sector focused healthcare provider particularly in defence, mining and resources. Aspen Medical has been at the forefront of developing innovative healthcare solutions at home and overseas for over a decade. This partnership is a further example of our reputation for innovation and passion for excellence.