High performance swim team moves into Griffith

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In recognition of the offerings, facilities and expertise at Griffith, Swimming Australia’s Michael Bohl OAM, is relocating his high-performance swim squad from Brisbane to the university campus at the Gold Coast.
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Griffith researchers make inroads into fighting malaria

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Griffith University scientists have helped discover new compounds which could help block the transmission of the deadly disease malaria. A team of Griffith researchers has found a novel class of compounds, the hexahydro quinoline (HHQ), with potent activity against the parasite stages responsible for the clinical symptoms of malaria and its transmission to mosquitoes.
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Animal robots can benefit dementia patients says Griffith study

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Using animal robots in the care of people with dementia has a modest but significant benefit, a new Griffith University study has revealed.
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Eight Griffith students head to Hungary for world championships

Business and government
Elite athletes take the plunge on global stage.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith to set the ball rolling in historic Women’s Uni 7s Series

A confident Griffith University squad has travelled to Tasmania for the opening game of the inaugural Women’s Aon Uni 7s Series. Griffith face University of Adelaide in Friday’s opener with kick-off at 2pm, in a game which will be livestreamed by the Australian Rugby Union. Australian Sevens Rugby recruit Demi Hayes will link up with […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates diversity with annual Cultural Gala

An international fashion show presenting traditional styles from Africa, Latin America and the Pacific Islands will be one of the many colourful attractions at Saturday’s Cultural Gala at Griffith’s Nathan campus. The annual event is set to attract approximately 600 students, staff and community members for a celebration of cultural diversity at Griffith University. From […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Concerns rise over potential adverse health effects of 5G technology

Concern over the potential long-term adverse health effects associated with new 5G mobile phone technology remains according to one of the world’s leading figures on the impact of radio frequency emissions “The health effect issue of 5G is potentially very controversial as the communications industry is massive and 5G technology will be quite pervasive but […]
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Corporate

Griffith’s star contribution to project to stop violence

More than 12,000 stars woven by students and staff.
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Corporate

Griffith to offer physiotherapy, speech pathology and occupational therapy in Brisbane in 2018

Growing demand for allied health services has translated to growing opportunities for students seeking healthcare careers outside the traditional medicine and dentistry degrees. The sector is surging, with an ageing population and onset of chronic disease driving patient volumes, and a focus on prevention and new technologies improving outcomes. Griffith University has responded by bringing […]
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Features

Want to know the secret of great rehydration?…..Just eat

For decades we’ve been sold on the importance of rehydrating after exercise by consuming specialty formulated beverages such as sports drinks (and more recently milk), under a ‘not all fluids are created equal’ mantra .
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Engineering and IT

Griffith Uni taps into big data

Imagine being able to track an emergency incident or monitor a natural disaster using people's tweets and Facebook statuses. Griffith University researchers are doing that in the Big Data and Smart Analytics lab, with students soon able to take a course in this emerging and powerful field.
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Features

Smoother path towards diagnosis of flu and throat infections

Two new clinical trials are set to begin at Griffith University’s Clinical Trial Unit (CTU) on the Gold Coast, as the Australian Government rolls out a new program to assist smaller companies and researchers to navigate complex regulations, in order to develop the next generation of medical devices, apps and therapeutic drugs.
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Features

Improving the quality of life for amputees

A revolutionary technology in complex reconstructive and robotic surgery is offering amputees a significantly improved quality of life, providing them with far greater mobility and comfort.
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Autism Centre of Excellence

A life changing journey for an adolescent with autism

Looking at the positive change for an adolescent boy with autism and his family while travelling through Africa has been the focus of a Griffith University research study.
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Features

New dinosaur insights provide further understanding

New insights into the way that theropod dinosaurs walked the earth, are providing another piece of the puzzle regarding our understanding of extinct animals and how we portray them in popular culture.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Griffith University collaborations with the Healthy China project

Griffith’s Centre for Environment and Population Health (CEPH) hosted a noteworthy visit by the Chinese Center for Health Education (CCHE) on 28-30 June 2017. The visit, hosted by Professor Cordia Chu AM, Director CEPH, was an important step for Griffith University to become involved in Healthy China, a nationwide Chinese project central to the Chinese […]
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Arts Education Law

Feel what it’s like to be a Griffith Student this Open Day

Double degrees are fast becoming the best way to drive your future prospects and Griffith’s Open Day is the one-stop-shop where you can learn precisely what you need to know to improve your career options. Spread across three of the university’s campuses at Nathan, Gold Coast and South Bank, Open Day on Sunday, July 23, can answer […]
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Alumni

All smiles for Griffith graduates at dental ‘oasis’

Griffith dental graduates Dr Bharat Agrawal and Dr Andrew Firgaira are providing an "oasis" for patients attending their studios on the Gold Coast
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