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UNSW's Aspire spurs students to follow their dreams

30 October 2014
STUDENTS from 15 schools across the region gathered at the Western Plains Cultural Centre (WPCC) to take part in an outreach program. Organised by the University of New South Wales (UNSW), the ASPIRE...
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UNSW Teddy Bear Hospital big hit with kids

28 October 2014
UNSW Rural Clinical School medical students from Coffs campus held a Teddy Bear Hospital for kids from local schools yesterday. The event was a big hit with the kids, and helped them to see that...
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Mental Health Matters Awards 2014

28 October 2014
Congratualtions Dr Samuel Harvey Dr Harvey of the School of Psychiatry was the recipient of the Ministers Award for 'Research and Evaluation' at the 2014 Mental Health Matters Awards. What are...
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NHMRC grant success for CHeBA

27 October 2014
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) recently announced its 2014 grant recipients, including $18 million for research to improve understanding, treatment and prevention of...
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ADI celebrates 30 years

25 October 2014
Washington. 1984. A small band of pioneers and experts came together with stars in their eyes and one dream in their minds: “a better life for people with dementia and their carers”. 30 years later,...
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Towards a world without dementia

25 October 2014
Dementia, characterised by a steady decline in our thinking ability and the eventual loss of our identity, is one of the diseases we fear most.    Despite it costing more than $5 billion a year to...
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State-of-the-art cancer centre to halve time from research to patient care

23 October 2014
A game-changing medical alliance initiated by UNSW and the Prince of Wales Hospital has been launched by the NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Health and Medical Research Jillian Skinner. It...
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UNSW students and staff unite against Ebola

22 October 2014
Every time one of her four-year-old twins develops a fever in Ebola-hit northern Liberia, UNSW postgraduate health student Samretta Caldwell fears the worst. The registered nurse arrived in Australia...
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Health students learn compassion counts

22 October 2014
NO one knows how they will react when they have to tell a family the news that a loved one has passed away or only has a few days to live. Last week the University of NSW held a ‘grief and loss day’...
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Anti-ageing researcher David Sinclair to showcase new technologies that turn back the clock

21 October 2014
Two of the world’s leading anti-ageing researchers will use the 2014 UNSW Medicine Dean's Lecture to present new technology and breakthroughs that will enable us to live longer, healthier lives. UNSW...

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