Alumni

Gold Coast research helps fight against oral cancer in India

Griffith alumnus Dr Bhawna Gupta is applying research conducted on the Gold Coast to inform programs and policies around a medical epidemic in her Indian homeland
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Griffith Health

Boosting medical research via Griffith biobanking

Translational medical research has been given a major boost with the introduction of a new biobanking resource at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus.
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Griffith Health

Women are ‘awesome’ but where does balance lie for them in the workforce?

Women are “awesome” but there can still be an unconscious bias in the recruitment of them to senior leadership positions.
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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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Features

Gold Coast a new Australian hub for clinical trials

From Phase 1 human trials for a Malaria vaccine, to studies aimed at treating osteoporosis and a number of trials into innovative life-saving stroke treatment, the Gold Coast Health & Knowledge Precinct is fast gaining a reputation as a leading location for clinical trials.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Cognitive computing will reshape health jobs

The possibility of thousands of patient CT scans, MRI scans and X-rays being read simultaneously is not as far away as we think, if cognitive computing takes over the health sector.
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Features

Nano-engineered dental implants set to reduce costs and infection risks

The complications and high costs associated with dental implants could be a thing of the past as Griffith research aims to reduce the associated risks of infection using new cutting edge nanotechnology.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Conference targets chronic disease prevention

More than 300 exceptional biomedical scientists, clinical researchers, health professionals and research students are expected to attend the 12th Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference 2016, where translational research for the prevention of chronic disease will be the focus.
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Arts Education Law

Applications open for placements in Chinese technology incubators

Queensland researchers and entrepreneurs will be able to access expertise and investment opportunities in China through a new State Government program offering up to $20,000 for placements in key Chinese technology incubators.
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Griffith Health

Oral pathologists honour Griffith professor

Griffith University Emeritus Professor Newell Johnson CMG, FMedSci, has been awarded with Honorary Life Membership of the International Association of Oral Pathologists.
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Griffith Health

Money is not the only answer to shorten dental waiting lists

Simply injecting more federal funding into treating dental disease is not the solution to reduce patient waiting lists. A Griffith University report has called for better education on oral health so that people assume more responsibility for their own oral health.
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Features

Griffith uses 3D tissue engineering to revolutionise dental disease

The discomfort and stigma of loose or missing teeth could be a thing of the past as Griffith University researchers pioneer the use of 3D bioprinting to replace missing teeth and bone.
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Alumni

Griffith University social entrepreneurs shine on world stage

Three Griffith University teams will fly to San Francisco, Shanghai and London next month to compete in the regional finals of the prestigious Hult Prize.
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Features

Menzies Health Institute Queensland restructures for greater health impact

Improving health and wellbeing through globally significant research and community engagement. This is the vision of Griffith’s newly restructured Menzies Health Institute Queensland leadership team.
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Features

Griffith student runs Indigenous volunteer clinic in Cherbourg

Filling a vital gap in oral health services at a south-east Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community has been the passion for Griffith dentistry student Michael Baker from Toowoomba.
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Features

Gold Coast hosts leading healthcare experts

11th Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference to showcase world-class research.
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Features

Griffith opens its doors for Gold Coast Open House

The Griffith University Health Centre and the Griffith Business School are just two of the exciting buildings to be featured as part of the Gold Coast City’s inaugural Open House event (Sat 17 October).
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Corporate

Griffith health sciences lecturer awarded for his teaching style

A passion for teaching chemistry has been the fuel for success for Griffith’s Dr Andrew Pearson who has been awarded a Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning from the Australian Government. Responsible for supporting the learning of 1000 new students each year in the Schools of Medical Science, Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine and […]
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