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Being clear about death and dying

22 January 2015
UNSW researchers have developed an assessment tool that helps doctors and caregivers more accurately identify elderly patients whose death is imminent and unavoidable at the time of hospital...
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Researchers discover genetic variants that alter brain development

22 January 2015
Researchers have identified five genetic variants that influence the size of structures within the brain, a discovery that could help determine the genetic processes that underlie neuropsychiatric...
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They’re sending me to Manilla?! The capital of the Philippines?

19 January 2015
Manilla? They’re sending me to Manilla?! The capital of the Philippines? Being a Sydney-born boy through and through, the contents of my email on the 20th of June took a while to get used to. Where...
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Six new doctors is good medicine

19 January 2015
THE Universty of NSW has celebrated a milestone with the graduation of six Indigenous doctors - the highest number in a single year. And the university is on course for even more graduates next year...
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Landmark genetics study offers new hope for heart patients

15 January 2015
A landmark genetics study published today offers new hope for patients with dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition in which the heart progressively enlarges, resulting in cardiac failure. Dilated...
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Indigenous health role for UNSW med grad

14 January 2015
SIX years of tenacity and hard work has paid off for well-known former Wauchope student Tyron Clayworth, who was among a record number of indigenous doctors graduating from the University of NSW late...
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New online registry will help cancer patients preserve their fertility

13 January 2015
In a world-first, the Randwick Hospitals Campus and UNSW Australia have launched an online registry that will capture a cancer patient’s journey from diagnosis through to survivorship, and which can...
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Dubbo doctor returns home

9 January 2015
The moment Khyarne Biles accepted her place in the medicine program at the University of NSW (UNSW) she knew she would end up back home in Dubbo when she graduated. Six years later and still full of...
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The eyes have it: changing kids' minds about bad behaviour

8 January 2015
OPINION: Aggression and oppositional behaviour in childhood doesn’t just make short-term problems for children, their friends and families. It also places kids at risk of long-term issues with mental...
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Much loved head of Albury campus retires

5 January 2015
Recently retired head of Albury campus, Dr  Peter Vine, started working at UNSW's Rural Clinical School 14 years ago. He played a big role in the growth of the Albury campus, providing guidance and...

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