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  • Image -  NSW Health funds scholarships for Indigenous doctors in training

    NSW Health funds scholarships for Indigenous doctors in training

    Thursday, 09 August 2018

    New scholarships funded by Western NSW Local Health District will help Indigenous students study medicine at UNSW and then return to the west of the state for internships.  Funding for new scholarships to support Indigenous medical students studying at UNSW Sydney will be provided by Western NSW...

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    Scientia PhD scholarships recruit our next generation of researchers

    Friday, 06 July 2018

    Expressions of interest are now open for the UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme. The scheme is part of UNSW’s dedication to harnessing cutting-edge research to solve complex problems and improve the lives of people in local and global communities. Scientia scholars will have a strong commitment...

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    Students combine to pitch vision of the future in VR Hackathon

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Fifty-five students from medicine, engineering and other disciplines were put through a crash course in virtual reality to come up with real-world applications in health and well-being. A virtual reality tool that allows users to experience the debilitating effects of glaucoma was the winning idea...

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    Teamwork of the highest degree

    Monday, 30 April 2018

    To mark a new family milestone, UNSW medical graduates and PhD students Emily He and Louis Wang decided to submit their doctoral theses on the same day, accompanied by their children. Dr He, a gastroenterologist, and Dr Wang, a cardiologist, first met as medical students at UNSW in 2001 and married...

  • Image - UNSW hosts first national physiology competition for students

    UNSW hosts first national physiology competition for students

    Thursday, 26 April 2018

    In which specific subtype of clinical hypoxia is there an increase in the PO2 (partial pressure of oxygen) of venous blood compared to normal? * This was one of the questions asked of more than 80 students from around Australia who participated in an important new teaching initiative at UNSW – the...

  • Image -  Postgraduate students win international global health case study competition

    Postgraduate students win international global health case study competition

    Thursday, 19 April 2018

    A team of UNSW postgraduate students from three Faculties has won an international competition on global health with their response to a hypothetical scenario where a deadly virus breaks out at the start of the 2022 FIFA World Cup football tournament in Qatar. The five-member team, from Medicine,...