Faculty of Health and Medicine

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Your skin could hold the answer to your mental health

Your skin could hold the answer to your mental health

Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Tiny changes on the surface of your skin may be the answer to early identification of stress, anxiety and depression before symptoms even present themselves, according to new research.

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Thursday, 7 March 2019

The DVC(A) is pleased to offer up to ten (10) Teaching Innovation Investments worth up to $5000 each.

Mark Hughes Foundation awards innovation in brain cancer

Mark Hughes Foundation awards innovation in brain cancer

Thursday, 7 March 2019

Five highly innovative brain cancer research projects have received over $725,000 in funding from the Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) following a nationwide call-out and scientific review by experts in the field.

Study to help over-65s stay stronger

Study to help over-65s stay stronger

Monday, 18 February 2019

Free hand weights, a personalised resistance exercise program, professional dietary advice and a tailored nutrition intervention will be offered in a new clinical trial at the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI), aimed at helping over-65s build muscle strength and reduce falls.

Funding awarded for innovative cancer research

Funding awarded for innovative cancer research

Thursday, 14 February 2019

Three University of Newcastle researchers have been awarded career fellowships worth more than $1.6 million for research into innovative cancer treatment.

Ma & Morley scholar on a journey from Dubbo to doctor

Ma & Morley scholar on a journey from Dubbo to doctor

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Driven by a desire to be a role model for his siblings and give back to his community, Kieran Shipp decided to quit his job and move away from his family to pursue his aspiration of becoming a doctor.

Asthma drugs in head-to-head battle

Asthma drugs in head-to-head battle

Monday, 11 February 2019

Hunter researchers will be conducting a head-to-head comparison of two new-generation drugs designed to help those with severe asthma.

Community at core of Port Macquarie graduation

Community at core of Port Macquarie graduation

Tuesday, 5 February 2019

When April Collins was still in high school, she visited her tiny, newborn niece in hospital. The experience sparked a passion which has continued to shine – a passion to help bring new life into the world.