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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Robotic surgery giving hope to prostate cancer patients 

Griffith Health
In a world first trial, Australian researchers have found that robotic-assisted prostatectomy is providing equal outcomes for urinary and erectile function to open prostatectomy.
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Remote delivery of psychological support for people with brain tumour

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Delivering psychological support remotely to people with brain tumours is on the agenda as part of a new study at Griffith University.
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Outstanding Griffith research excellence honoured

Architecture
Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at Nathan campus.
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Helping families improve early literacy skills for children on the autism spectrum

Griffith Health
A shared book reading intervention to help language and literacy skills in preschoolers on the autism spectrum has been successfully delivered by Griffith University and Autism CRC.
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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 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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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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Griffith Health

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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Griffith Health

Girls better readers and writers than boys – study

A new study from Griffith University has found girls on average are better than boys at reading and there is an even larger gap with writing ability.
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Griffith Business School

Zac surges into swimming spotlight in Tokyo

Double degree to play part in sports plan
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Griffith Health

Virtual reality treatment for dog phobia in children 

Using virtual reality technology to treat children for dog phobia is the aim of a new study at Griffith. 
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Alumni

Awards showcase outstanding Health alumni

From paediatric palliative care and humanitarian dental work to a passion for astrophysics and groundbreaking scientific research into Malaria, the 2018 Alumni Awards showcase the rich diversity of Griffith’s Health and Science alumni.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

AISRAP partners with ‘lived experience’ advocates to boost suicide prevention

Support groups for people living in the shadow of suicide are beginning to grow around Australia and become more effective advocates. Advocates in the fields of health and social support often struggle in their early years to find a solid evidence base to guide their growth and programs. In the case of suicide prevention, this […]
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Features

Treating pre-schooler sleep problems and reducing mental health risk

Improving the sleep of pre-schoolers to reduce the risk of child mental health and academic problems is the goal of a new program by Griffith’s School of Applied Psychology.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Masters of Suicidology graduate wins at Suicide Prevention Awards

Reducing the high rate of suicide within the construction industry has been the successful outcome for Griffith Masters of Suicidology graduate Jorgen Gullestrup.
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Corporate

Griffith celebrates 20 years at Logan

The Logan community came together as one to mark Griffith University's 20-year celebration at its newest campus.
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