Faculty of Health and Medicine

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Million dollar award night for Hunter medical researchers

Million dollar award night for Hunter medical researchers

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Young researchers scooped the pool at the 2018 HMRI Awards Night as more than 30 new grants exceeding $1 million in total, along with three major annual awards, were announced for vital health and medical research projects.

University partnerships demonstrate powerful community impact

University partnerships demonstrate powerful community impact

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

The University of Newcastle has been named a leader in the higher education sector for successfully developing and driving industry collaborations that have provided significant benefits to Australian communities and beyond.

Researcher reveals new ways to catch killer cells

Researcher reveals new ways to catch killer cells

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

A pioneering young scientist from Newcastle has received national recognition for using stem cell research to investigate ways of improving the survival rates for leukemia.

Inaugural lecture honours prominent Hunter psychologist

Inaugural lecture honours prominent Hunter psychologist

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

The legacy of well-known Hunter psychologist, educator and former Chancellor of the University, Professor Trevor Waring AM will be honoured at a special free public lecture in Newcastle on Thursday.

Improving mental health support for cancer and palliative care patients

Improving mental health support for cancer and palliative care patients

Monday, 12 November 2018

Renowned mental-health authority, Professor Brian Kelly, has received international recognition for his extensive clinical research into the psychosocial aspects of cancer and palliative care.

Research outcomes that benefit every body in Australia

Research outcomes that benefit every body in Australia

Friday, 9 November 2018

Health and medical research from the University of Newcastle has been recognised among the country’s best for improving the wellbeing of people in Australia and beyond.

Young veterans’ alcohol use and mental health focus of new research

Young veterans’ alcohol use and mental health focus of new research

Friday, 9 November 2018

An online research trial is set to investigate the best methods to support young Australian veterans who drink alcohol and experience depressive symptoms.

Research leading the way towards smoking cessation

Research leading the way towards smoking cessation

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

New strategies aimed at helping people from diverse backgrounds cease smoking have been recognised as leading initiatives amongst the alcohol and other drug (AOD) sector.