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Fellowship awarded to nutrition and dietetics leader

Fellowship awarded to nutrition and dietetics leader

Thursday, 10 October 2019

University of Newcastle researcher Professor Clare Collins is among 40 new Fellows elected to the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS).

$10 million funding boost for local health researchers

$10 million funding boost for local health researchers

Friday, 30 August 2019

More than $10 million has been awarded to further world-class, solution-based research at the University of Newcastle, Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI), and Hunter New England Health in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding.

Dr Myles Young wins Bupa’s Emerging Health Researcher Award 

Dr Myles Young wins Bupa’s Emerging Health Researcher Award 

Friday, 30 August 2019

Dr Myles Young has been named Bupa Foundation’s Emerging Health Researcher for 2019 in recognition of his work to improve men’s physical and mental health.

Emerging Health Researcher Award

Emerging Health Researcher Award

Monday, 26 August 2019

Dr Myles Young from the Priority Research Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition has been named a finalist in the Bupa Foundation’s Emerging Health Researcher Award for 2019, in recognition of his work to improve men’s physical and mental health.

Healthy eating options on the table for young Australians

Healthy eating options on the table for young Australians

Thursday, 18 July 2019

Young Australian adults will now have free access to personalised dietary advice available at their fingertips, with the launch of a new website aimed at improving the eating habits of the country’s unhealthiest age group.

Experts challenge WHO recommendations on saturated fats

Experts challenge WHO recommendations on saturated fats

Tuesday, 9 July 2019

University of Newcastle, Australia nutrition researcher Professor Manohar Garg is among a group of international experts who have questioned World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines on reducing saturated fat consumption to curb chronic disease.

New project to investigate the effect of exercise on stress in HSC students

New project to investigate the effect of exercise on stress in HSC students

Friday, 21 June 2019

Can exercise help stressed out HSC students? This new research project will find out.

$2.4 million program partnership to empower girls in sport

$2.4 million program partnership to empower girls in sport

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

The NSW Government will invest $2.4 million in a statewide rollout of the University of Newcastle’s award-winning lifestyle program Dads And Daughters Exercising and Empowered (DADEE).