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PHD Scholarship - Developing New Diagnostic Tests and Therapies for Respiratory Diseases

PHD Scholarship - Developing New Diagnostic Tests and Therapies for Respiratory Diseases

Thursday, 24 August 2017

PhD Scholarships are available through the Faculty of Health and Medicine at the University of Newcastle for a student to investigate new diagnostic tests and therapies for respiratory diseases under the supervision of Dr Gerard Kaiko and Professor Paul Foster.

Nuclear imaging trial aiming to clear up airway diagnosis

Nuclear imaging trial aiming to clear up airway diagnosis

Friday, 18 August 2017

Hunter respiratory researchers are turning to nuclear medicine for a more advanced approach to phenotyping chronic diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), and identifying patients likely to respond to therapies.

Leading respiratory nursing researcher awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Leading respiratory nursing researcher awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Professor Vanessa McDonald is the first and only nurse to have been awarded the title of Fellow of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (FThorSoc) for her excellence in respiratory health research.

Respiratory leader awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Respiratory leader awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Professor Phil Hansbro has been awarded the title of Fellow of Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (FThorSoc) in recognition of his expertise and experience in respiratory research.

TSANZ Fellowship awarded to respiratory research leader

TSANZ Fellowship awarded to respiratory research leader

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Conjoint Professor Peter Wark has been awarded the title of Fellow of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (FThorSoc) for excellence in respiratory health research.

Breakthrough in asthma research

Breakthrough in asthma research

Monday, 27 March 2017

Researchers from the University of Newcastle’s Healthy Lungs and Grow Up Well Priority Research Centres have reported on the results of a study which could effectively slash the rates of asthma in children of asthmatic mothers.

Funding success helps asthma sufferers breathe easy

Funding success helps asthma sufferers breathe easy

Monday, 5 December 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has attracted a total of $10.8 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). The funding will support 14 projects and one Career Development Fellowship aimed at solving some of the world’s most critical health challenges.

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.