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PhD Scholarship - Occupational Radiation Exposure in Medical Radiation Practitioners

PhD Scholarship - Occupational Radiation Exposure in Medical Radiation Practitioners

Monday, 27 June 2016

A PhD /  MPhil scholarship is available for a student to investigate occupational radiation exposure in medical radiation  practitioners under the supervision of Dr Daphne James.

PhD Scholarship - Elucidating and targeting genomic and epigenetic changes in the development and progression of lung cancer

PhD Scholarship - Elucidating and targeting genomic and epigenetic changes in the development and progression of lung cancer

Friday, 24 June 2016

A PhD scholarship is available for a student to investigate Elucidating and targeting genomic and epigenetic changes in the development and progression of lung cancer under the supervision of Professor Phil Hansbro.

Protein implicated as key and common cause in respiratory illness

Protein implicated as key and common cause in respiratory illness

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Hunter researchers have discovered a protein that induces both stiffening and inflammation in the airways of the lung, causing severe and chronic respiratory illness.

PhD scholarship - Regulating exacerbation of asthma and cystic fibrosis

PhD scholarship - Regulating exacerbation of asthma and cystic fibrosis

Monday, 20 June 2016

A PhD scholarship is available for a student to investigate cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating exacerbation of asthma and cystic fibrosis under the supervision of Dr Hock Tay and Laureate Professor Paul Foster.

Clinical trial to study gender riddle in Omega-3 response

Clinical trial to study gender riddle in Omega-3 response

Thursday, 16 June 2016

HMRI nutrition researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have found evidence that women and men respond differently to omega-3 fats when used as preventative measures for type 2 diabetes. Now, the researchers want to know why.

Hunter cancer research projects gain $1.65m funding boost

Hunter cancer research projects gain $1.65m funding boost

Thursday, 9 June 2016

University of Newcastle/HMRI researchers have received almost $1.65 million to support four ground-breaking cancer projects, as part of a $39 million funding package announced by the NSW Government this week.

PhD Scholarship - Indigenous Women’s and Children’s Health

PhD Scholarship - Indigenous Women’s and Children’s Health

Thursday, 9 June 2016

A PhD scholarship is available in the area of Indigenous women’s and children’s health for a student from any of the disciplines of medicine, allied health, science, biomedical science or Indigenous studies under the supervision of Dr Kym Rae and Dr Kirsty Pringle.

UON continues to raise funds for Fairy Garden project in Thailand

UON continues to raise funds for Fairy Garden project in Thailand

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

The School of Nursing and Midwifery has again raised additional funds for the Fairy Garden project at Lampang Hospital in Thailand, a project they helped open in 2012.