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Magnetic Resonance Course 2017

Magnetic Resonance Course 2017

Saturday, 4 November 2017

Understand the latest advanced techniques in the magnetic resonance field from an MR industry perspective.

PhD Opportunity - Biomarker for early Alzheimer's disease

PhD Opportunity - Biomarker for early Alzheimer's disease

Monday, 16 October 2017

A PhD opportunity exists for someone with biological and analytic skills who would be interested in taking advantage of collected data from an NHMRC funded study focussed on a novel potential biomarker for early Alzheimer's disease under the supervision of Conjoint Associate Professor Peter Schofield and Professor John Attia.

UON researchers shine in 2017 NHMRC funding

UON researchers shine in 2017 NHMRC funding

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

University of Newcastle researchers have secured more than $6 million in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding, including almost $2.5 million for a world-first research centre to test the effectiveness and safety around medicinal applications of a range of cannabinoids.

Glove Box Guide connects rural communities

Glove Box Guide connects rural communities

Monday, 9 October 2017

The Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health (CRRMH) launched the sixth edition of the Glove Box Guide to Mental Health on Thursday 5 October, as part of Mental Health Month.

PHD Scholarship: Using technology to improve diet quality and eating habits among young adults

PHD Scholarship: Using technology to improve diet quality and eating habits among young adults

Friday, 6 October 2017

A PhD Scholarship opportunity is available within the Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition at the University of Newcastle for a student to study diet quality and eating habits among young adults under the supervision of Dr Melinda Hutchesson and Professor Clare Collins

PHD Scholarship: Anticancer Properties of Low-THC containing Medicinal Cannabis

PHD Scholarship: Anticancer Properties of Low-THC containing Medicinal Cannabis

Monday, 25 September 2017

There is an opportunity within the UON School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy in the Faculty of Health and Medicine for a PhD research student to study the anticancer properties of Low-THC containing Medicinal Cannabis, under the supervision of Dr Matthew Dun and Dr Mengna Chi.

Strengthening the defence against Leukaemia

Strengthening the defence against Leukaemia

Monday, 25 September 2017

Research from the University of Newcastle (UON) has revealed a more targeted way of treating T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL), an aggressive type of cancer typically prevalent in children and adolescents.