Griffith faces up to the issues of World Mental Health Day 

Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention
This Wednesday 10 October, is World Mental Health Day and, as a leading institution in the field, Griffith has a range of expertise and programs which link to this year’s theme, ‘Young people and mental health in a changing world’.  The aim is to bring attention to the issues our youth and young adults are facing in our world today and bring the […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith delivers high research impact

The Australian Government’s first Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment results confirm Griffith University’s position as a leader in delivering high-quality research with impact/
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Griffith Health

‘Naked liquid marbles’ – improved cell culturing method to aid nerve repair

Novel technique lets cells interact more naturally within ‘naked liquid marbles’. 
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Griffith Health

Study investigates beliefs about portable pool safety

Researchers aim to reduce drowning risk of children in portable pools
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Arts Education Law

Study debunks autism intervention myths

A new study led by Griffith University, published in PLOS One today, has found that optimised-debunking interventions are effective in reducing support for practices that are not backed by research.
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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Griffith experts to speak at Brain Injury conference

Exciting new research from Griffith University is providing new hope for those with acquired brain injuries. International trailblazer in stem cell rehabilitation and Griffith University Professor Emeritus Alan Mackay-Sim will explore the exciting opportunities being opened up by new research in neuroplasticity – at the National Brain Injury Conference at the Princess Alexandra Hospital on […]
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Griffith and Gold Coast Health raising awareness of Osteoporosis 

Free heel bone density checks will be available at the Gold Coast University Hospital on Tuesday 16 October when it teams up with Griffith University for Osteoporosis Awareness Day (actual date 20 October).  
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Alleviating anxiety in young children with new online program

Researchers from Griffith University and the University of Southern Queensland, in partnership with beyondblue, and the University of Queensland have launched a new online program for young children with anxiety problems.
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Oral treatment may not be far off for head and neck cancer patients 

A highly promising approach to treating HPV-driven head and neck cancer is on the way, and it could be in the shape of a simple oral medication. This is according to new breakthrough research led by Griffith University, which has conducted trials showing that the drug, Alisertib, tested in trials to treat other cancers such as lung and kidney, can also successfully destroy the cancer cells associated with head and neck cancer. Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) […]
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Griffith academic acknowledged as top maternity researcher 

Professor of Midwifery and Clinical Chair Jennifer Fenwick has been acknowledged in The Australian’s Research magazine as the researcher leader in pregnancy and childbirth.  
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Disability

Online study proves way to go for future career in disability sector

A passion for helping people with disability is close to Chithrani Palipana’s heart.
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Midwifery conference calls to strengthen services

 Strengthening midwifery education standards to improve maternity services was the call at the recent Trans-Tasman Midwifery Education conference. 
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