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Research boost to improve stroke management in regional Australia

Research boost to improve stroke management in regional Australia

Monday, 6 February 2017

Almost $2 million has been awarded to the University of Newcastle (UON) to support four new research projects, as part of the National Health and Medical Research Council’s (NHMRC) funding outcomes.

UON research boosted by NHMRC

UON research boosted by NHMRC

Monday, 6 February 2017

UON researchers will move to effectively translate research into practice thanks to the latest round of NHMRC funding.

Our researchers will lead teams of national and international researchers to apply evidence to practice through NHMRC Partnership Projects, with national and international interest.

Dr Gillian Gould: 2016 Alan Chancellor Award winner

Dr Gillian Gould: 2016 Alan Chancellor Award winner

Monday, 10 October 2016

UON researcher Dr Gillian Gould was awarded for her substantial body of research into smoking cessation with the GP’s highest award.

2016 Glove Box Guide to Mental Health Launched in Orange

2016 Glove Box Guide to Mental Health Launched in Orange

Thursday, 6 October 2016

The Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health (CRRMH), in partnership with The Land newspaper and the Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP), have launched the 2016 Glove Box Guide to Mental Health today in Orange.

PHD SCHOLARSHIP – SMS4dads mobile phone information and support for new fathers

PHD SCHOLARSHIP – SMS4dads mobile phone information and support for new fathers

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

A PhD scholarship is available in the SMS4dads suite of research projects under the supervision of A/Prof Richard Fletcher

ABC NEWS: World-first study looking at sedentary lifestyles of stroke patients

ABC NEWS: World-first study looking at sedentary lifestyles of stroke patients

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Dr Coralie English is leading a team of UON researchers who are investigating the health effects of a sedentary lifestyle on stroke patients.

World-first stroke trial led by University of Newcastle researchers underway in the Hunter

World-first stroke trial led by University of Newcastle researchers underway in the Hunter

Monday, 15 February 2016

Stroke survivors who sit for long periods throughout the day could improve their health simply by performing short but frequent bouts of light physical activity.

NHMRC funding success 2016

NHMRC funding success 2016

Friday, 13 November 2015

Professor Alan Brichta has been awarded more than $491,000 in NHMRC Project Grant funding commencing in 2016 for his research project Mechanisms underlying efferent feedback in the vestibular system.