Taiwan partnership to combat climate change

Centre for Environment and Population Health
Griffith University recently welcomed a delegation from Taiwan to celebrate the Health Groups partnership with the Taiwan Health Promotion Administration (HPA). Professor Analise O’Donovan, Dean (Academic), and Professor Cordia Chu, Director of the Centre for Environment and Population Health, hosted the delegation at the Nathan campus to celebrate the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding […]
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Business and government

Candice and other emerging leaders ready to tackle today’s urban challenges at 2019APCS

Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of International Business student Candice Noring is fired up ahead of the 2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayors’ Forum.
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Griffith Health

Griffith Emeritus Professor given prestigious Global Oral Health Research Award

Griffith University Emeritus Professor Newell Johnson has received the 2019 Global Oral Health Research Award.
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Arts Education Law

Alcohol-fuelled violence legislation leads to increased preloading – study

Queensland's alcohol legislation needs revision for it to be more effective according to a new study.
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News articles

New podcast shares CRUcial conversations about leadership in the disability sector

A new podcast series, CRUcial Conversations, will feature five stories of grassroots leadership and change in the disability sector, highlighting leaders who have created incredible impact in the public domain. They are Queenslanders who have created a more inclusive society for people with disabilities. In the process, they have improved countless lives and have shown […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith greats recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Founder and Director of Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics, says he is humbled by his inclusion in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.
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Griffith Health

Breathe and be present – research backs mindfulness in the workplace

 Being ‘mindful’ in the workplace can maintain and improve co-worker relationships.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Griffith researchers awarded $5 million grant to help children’s mental wellbeing

Griffith University researchers leading a project to develop an online platform giving young people access to tailored mental health information and support.
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Griffith Health

Mindfulness training for parents of young children with anxiety

Griffith University researchers are looking for parents of young children with anxiety to participate in a study on mindfulness training.
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Business and government

Symposium explores climate impact on health, attitudes and environment

One-day event examines broad impacts of climate change during Climate Week QLD 2019.  
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith University research partnership breaking new ground in the development of anti-infective drugs

Scientists from Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics have teamed up with Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine ITEM and the Hannover Medical School to explore novel anti-infective therapeutic concepts as part of the project Fraunhofer iCAIR® (Fraunhofer International Consortium for Anti-Infective Research). The project’s ground-breaking approach and research will be showcased at the Australian and German […]
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Menzies Health Institute Queensland

AI and assistive technologies answer to future dementia care

Robots and monitoring could be the answer to solving the global dementia crisis
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Griffith Health

How education changed my life

Education is often described as transformational. For Peter Avetisoff, it has been a big part of his recovery from a drug addiction that lasted 15 years. Now a Griffith Honours College student studying a Bachelor of Counselling, Peter says it is hard to reconcile the person he is today and the person he was six […]
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Griffith Health

Young agents of change set to shape Australia’s future

Young people can change negative attitudes to violence against women.
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Griffith Enterprise

Institute for Glycomics shares in multi-million dollar grant for ground-breaking gonorrhoea research

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has announced awards to establish four Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs) which will focus on the development of vaccines to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The grants will support collaborative, multidisciplinary research on the pathogens that cause gonorrhoea, chlamydia […]
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Griffith Health

Griffith academic claims prestigious HDR Supervisor national award

A Griffith academic has been recognised as a national leader in graduate and higher degree research supervision. Professor Rod Barrett from Griffith’s School of Allied Health Sciences was awarded the major accolade at the 2019 Australian Council of Graduate Research Awards at a function at South Bank. Professor Barrett, an academic in the field of […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Glycomics Circle – empowering women in science

The Institute for Glycomics recognises the value of having women in life sciences. For centuries women have made significant contributions to society, perfectly demonstrated by the fact that 51 women in total have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901 and 2018, twenty of which were awarded the Nobel Prize in the fields of physics, […]
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Arts Education Law

The sound of healing

The act of listening can help Indigenous prisoners reconnect with their culture and benefit their health and wellbeing, according to a new project by creative arts and health researchers at Griffith.
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