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Nuclear imaging trial aiming to clear up airway diagnosis

Nuclear imaging trial aiming to clear up airway diagnosis

Friday, 18 August 2017

Hunter respiratory researchers are turning to nuclear medicine for a more advanced approach to phenotyping chronic diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), and identifying patients likely to respond to therapies.

New app revolutionising treatment for stroke patients

New app revolutionising treatment for stroke patients

Monday, 14 August 2017

A world-first app developed in conjunction with the University of Newcastle (UON) will improve the rehabilitation process for patients suffering from an arm impairment due to stroke.

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

Monday, 14 August 2017

The University of Newcastle’s innovative Science and Engineering Challenge has attracted a $100,000 grant from the NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer’s office to run events and give regional schools access to exciting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities.

Globally recognised Hunter health group seeks pledges

Globally recognised Hunter health group seeks pledges

Friday, 11 August 2017

A globally recognised public health initiative founded at the University of Newcastle (UON) and since adopted internationally is embracing the world of crowdfunding and crowdsourcing to re-establish itself in Australia.

News from the Larapinta Trail

News from the Larapinta Trail

Friday, 11 August 2017

Twenty-seven volunteer champions from our alumni, community members, students and staff are trekking 65km of the Larapinta Trail in Central Australia this month. Follow their journey as they aim to raise over $130,000 to support Indigenous students and research into Indigenous community health initiatives. Find out how you can help.

National forum to address Indigenous health

National forum to address Indigenous health

Friday, 11 August 2017

A National Partnership Forum on Indigenous Health, bringing together Australia’s leading health organisations at the University of Newcastle today (August 11), will kickstart a national process to help close the current gap in Indigenous health.

Icon accelerator launches for Hunter region startups

Icon accelerator launches for Hunter region startups

Thursday, 10 August 2017

A new accelerator program is set to supercharge the next generation of regional Startups.

Protein discovery brings hope of early detection for ovarian cancer

Protein discovery brings hope of early detection for ovarian cancer

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Hopes of finding an early-warning signal for ovarian cancer have been boosted by a protein discovery at the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI).