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Research helping to reduce alcohol-related violence

Research helping to reduce alcohol-related violence

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

An outstanding behavioural scientist from the University of Newcastle has received a Sax Institute's 2017 Research Action Award, which recognise researchers whose work has made a real-world difference to the public's health and wellbeing.

Radiation Therapy students shine in the name of cancer research

Radiation Therapy students shine in the name of cancer research

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Two exceptional University of Newcastle (UON) Radiation Therapy students have been awarded a place in the Crestani Research Program, in memory of the late Chris Crestani, former chief Radiation Therapist at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney.

Study aiming to achieve body balance after gestational diabetes

Study aiming to achieve body balance after gestational diabetes

Friday, 17 November 2017

Following a 200% incidence rise in gestational diabetes over the past five years in the Hunter Region, nutrition researchers from the University of Newcastle are trialing a new diabetes risk-reduction program called Body Balance Beyond.

Breaking News: Same-Sex Marriage Survey Outcome

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

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UON Laureate Professor awarded a prestigious Visiting Professorship

UON Laureate Professor awarded a prestigious Visiting Professorship

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Laureate Professor Paul Foster FAHMS, a global leader in respiratory research, has been appointed as the Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS) for 2018.

Sex, Science and Society after 40 years of IVF

Sex, Science and Society after 40 years of IVF

Friday, 10 November 2017

Today marks 40 years since the conception of the world’s first In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) child. Since 1977, more than five million IVF babies have been born around the world, but there is still a way to go for reproductive research.

University Network to Drive NSW Defence

University Network to Drive NSW Defence

Friday, 3 November 2017

The NSW Government will invest $1.25 million in a new university-led network to bolster defence-related research and development activity across the state.

New tool to tackle childhood obesity

New tool to tackle childhood obesity

Thursday, 2 November 2017

A new nutrition tactic, jointly developed by UON researchers, with the aim of significantly reducing the obesity epidemic among young Australians, has the backing of the Australian Government.