Griffith Health

Culture is key to new course

A ground breaking new course was launched at the South Bank campus last night that is specifically designed to provide graduates with the capability to influence the child protection sector, while respecting the enduring cultures and traditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. In a joint initiative by the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]
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Griffith Health

Home-school collaboration needed to lift literacy rates in children on autism spectrum 

More effective parent-teacher communication and greater flexibility is needed to improve literacy rates for children on the autism spectrum, an Autism CRC study has found. The study was led by Griffith University Associate Professor, Dr Marleen Westerveld. Researchers aimed to understand parental views of the importance of literacy learning for their children on the spectrum, and the challenges to literacy […]
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Griffith Health

Autism research embraces inclusive approach – conference 

The latest autism research will be showcased at the Australasian Society for Autism Research (ASfAR) Conference at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus this week. With more than 100 contributors from across Australia and overseas, ASfAR 2018 will highlight current advances in the major research disciplines investigating autism and the broader spectrum, including work led by adults on the autism spectrum, research with families, support […]
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Griffith Business School

Two Griffith students take out national sport awards

Griffith students Madison de Rozario and Laura Waldie have crowned a memorable year as winners … again. Madi, a Bachelor of Business student, has taken out the Most Outstanding Sporting Achievement in the Unisport Australia Awards for 2018. Madi won double gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Women’s T54 (Wheelchair) 1500m […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith Health and Humanities unite to aid Mongolia

Griffith Humanities senior lecturer Hamish McLean joined forces with School of Medicine senior lecturer Duncan McConnell to train more than 60 doctors and nurses from across Mongolia‘s 21 provinces in the capital Ulaanbaatar. Hamish McLean is a Crisis and Disaster Management specialist, but found that even his 30 years experience in crisis communication was tested to the limit, […]
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Griffith Health

Health students design cookbook to make food easier to swallow

A cookbook full of recipes designed specifically for people who have difficulty swallowing is now just a click of the mouse button away. Beyond the Blender: Dysphagia Made Easy is the brainchild of speech pathologist and Griffith researcher Simone Howells, and has been created by Master of Speech Pathology students at the School of Allied […]
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Corporate

Generous $2m donation to bolster efforts of Griffith CFS researchers

Research in CFS pathology, diagnosis and treatment supported with $2.2 million funding.
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Arts Education Law

Four students named New Colombo Plan scholars for 2019

Griffith pedigree confirmed with quality of successful students
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Arts Education Law

Meet our New Colombo Plan scholars for 2019

Four Griffith students named at prestigious event in Canberra
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Alumni

Remarkable result for Griffith alumni

Alumni excelling in research and corporate leadership were winners at this year’s Australia China Alumni Awards (ACAA) held in Beijing on the weekend.
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Griffith Health

Griffith engages with regional Dalby in medicine training

The new Dalby Hospital Clinical Education Centre has opened its doors to medicine students wishing to study on rural placements within the Western Downs Region.    Originally the Dalby Hospital Maternity Wing, the new Centre – officially opened by The Honourable David Littleproud MP (above) – has been funded by Griffith University, Queensland Rural Medicine Education (QRME) and Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service […]
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Griffith Health

Hopkins to host rehabilitation symposium at PA

Translational research for improved rehabilitation in Queensland is the focus of the 2nd Bold Ideas Better Solutions  Symposium 2018 being held this week.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith academics appointed to 2019 ARC College of Experts

Seven Griffith University academics have been appointed as members of the 2019 ARC College of Experts
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Griffith Health

Convoluted career path lands Nelson a career in dentistry

When Nelson Bayer graduates this year with a Bachelor of Dentistry and Oral Health, it will be the culmination of a hard fought and long path to success.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates rugby sevens success

Shannon Parry Award goes to Charlotte Kennington
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Business and government

Griffith researchers co-author pioneering climate change report for France

The report, on public perceptions of climate change, is the first of its kind undertaken in the country.
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Features

Jordanian princess visits Griffith to promote cancer control 

Reducing world cancer rates is the focus as HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan visits Griffith University health academics this Wednesday 24 October. 
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Features

 Helping mid-life adults to get healthy

Helping adults in the mid stage of life to achieve healthy lifestyles is the aim of a new wellness program developed by Griffith University.
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