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Defence forum targets emerging research

Defence forum targets emerging research

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Leading research on emerging Virtual and Augmented Reality technology will be showcased tomorrow when the University of Newcastle hosts the Australian Defence College (ADC) Simulation Forum.

New rules to tackle concussion in NSW sports

New rules to tackle concussion in NSW sports

Friday, 16 February 2018

University of Newcastle (UON) Clinical Neuropsychologist, Dr Andrew Gardner, will play a key role in protecting Australian athletes from concussion on the field, with new state-wide guidelines announced today.

HCRF research fellowship to support better nutrition, better breathing

HCRF research fellowship to support better nutrition, better breathing

Friday, 16 February 2018

Thanks to an unexpected bequest from a Victorian woman they never met, the Hunter Children’s Research Foundation (HCRF) has just announced its first Early-Career Fellowship supporting high-quality medical research in children’s illness.

Future doctors hit BEACCH for emergency training

Future doctors hit BEACCH for emergency training

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

The Central Coast’s future doctors will swap their scrubs for swimmers when they hit the beach this week for intensive emergency training.

Program supports women to climb corporate ladder

Program supports women to climb corporate ladder

Friday, 9 February 2018

The first cohort of women selected to participate in a University of Newcastle initiative designed to redress the gender equity imbalance in senior management and executive positions, has been announced.

Lived experience writing a new chapter for mental health education

Lived experience writing a new chapter for mental health education

Friday, 9 February 2018

A ground-breaking resource has woven together the experience of practitioner and patient to craft a learning tool for students entering the field of mental health.

Student launches towards Olympic glory

Student launches towards Olympic glory

Thursday, 8 February 2018

An elite student-athlete from the University of Newcastle has been named in the Australian Team for the 2018 Winter Olympics taking place in South Korea’s PyeongChang from Friday 9 February.

It’s wine time as researchers explore Australian drinking tastes

It’s wine time as researchers explore Australian drinking tastes

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Lovers of chilled Hunter whites can taste-test a new style of wine, while contributing to important consumer behaviour research, in an independent study being conducted at the University of Newcastle (UON) and Hunter Medical Research Institute.