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Pioneering respiratory researcher awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Pioneering respiratory researcher awarded TSANZ Fellowship

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

University of Newcastle researcher Professor Jodie Simpson has been named a Fellow of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (FThorSoc) in recognition of her pioneering expertise and experience in respiratory research.

$1.96 million to personalise cancer treatment and change patient lives

$1.96 million to personalise cancer treatment and change patient lives

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

University of Newcastle’s (UON) Professor Jennifer Martin has received $1.96 million in Cancer Council NSW research funding to develop a personalised chemotherapy dosing system for cancer patients to improve quality of life, reduce side effects and increase chance of survival.

Borne HMRI collaboration to advance pre-term pregnancy research

Borne HMRI collaboration to advance pre-term pregnancy research

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Having endured the grief of losing two children, former Wallabies player Dean Mumm and wife Sarah are linking with the Borne Foundation and Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI) to raise funds and awareness for research into premature birth.

Call for pregnant women to trial visual app for diet control

Call for pregnant women to trial visual app for diet control

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

A smartphone app that uses augmented reality to help with diet management during pregnancy has received highly positive feedback from women trialling it.

New clinical ‘toolkit’ to help nail severe asthma management

New clinical ‘toolkit’ to help nail severe asthma management

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

A new clinical ‘toolkit’ designed to improve the management of severe asthma has been launched at the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand’s Annual Scientific Meeting in Adelaide.

Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program Awards

Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program Awards

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Three University of Newcastle volunteers were today recognised for their contribution to youth education and presented with the Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program award by Member for Newcastle, Tim Crakanthorp.

From City of Steel to Global Innovation Hub

From City of Steel to Global Innovation Hub

Monday, 26 March 2018

The insights, deliberations and reflections of global thought leaders brought together by the 2016 Univer-Cities conference, hosted by the University of Newcastle, have been documented in a book, to be launched tonight.

NeW Space builds on success with top architecture gong

NeW Space builds on success with top architecture gong

Monday, 26 March 2018

The University of Newcastle’s (UON) flagship City campus has taken out the top prize at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2018 Newcastle Architecture Awards, held on Friday 23 March.