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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Corporate

The remarkable scientist making new life connections

Alan Mackay-Sim is a world-renowned trailblazer in cell transplantation, paving the way for innovative research on repairing damaged spinal cords to return the gift of movement to paralysed people.
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Griffith Sciences

Forensics research helps repatriate soldiers

Research by a trio of Griffith University Forensic Science students is helping the Australian Army preserve, identify and repatriate the remains of soldiers from historic battlefields and modern-day combat zones. Jasmine Connell, 21, Andrew Ghaiyed, 26, and Kyle James, 22, received grants from the Australian Army to conduct forensic science research that will assist the […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates Queensland finalists in Australian of the Year Awards

Scientist and international leader in stem cell research Professor Alan Mackay-Sim and Griffith University alumnus and humanitarian Dr Nora Amath are Queensland finalists in the Australian of the Year Awards.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Tahlia’s double degree already taking her places – like Heron Island

A fairytale and university study may seem an unusual pairing but for Griffith student Tahlia Rossi a Heron Island field trip was just that.
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Features

Ross River virus battle breakthrough

Research conducted by Griffith University and Melbourne-based company Paradigm Biopharmaceuticals Limited has uncovered a potential new therapeutic treatment in the global battle against mosquito-borne alphavirus infections, including the debilitating Ross River Virus and Chikungunya Virus.
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Griffith School of Information and Communications Technology

Celebrate science and dance with a robot

National Science Week is celebrated this Sunday with the Gold Coast Schools Pop-Up Science Centre at Runaway Bay
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Environmental Futures Centre

Griffith hosts First Joint Workshop on Soil and Food Security

World-renowned scientists, postgraduate and undergraduate students will gather at Griffith University today for the First Joint Workshop on Soil and Food Security between Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU), China and Griffith University. Hosted by Griffith’s Environmental Futures Research Institute, the workshop hopes to facilitate collaborative research and joint funding applications between the Universities. They will also […]
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Aviation

See what’s possible at Open Day tech trail

Ever wanted to get down to Gangnam Style with a drone? See an intricate design come to life in the form of chocolate? Feel like you’re in Wall St in a world-class financial trading room? Griffith University’s Open Day will be buzzing with technology-themed activities across three campuses at the Gold Coast, Nathan (Brisbane) and […]
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Corporate

Conference turns up temperature on climate change solutions

Griffith University will host a two-day Climate Change for Good Conference on the Gold Coast this weekend, with health and welfare, tourism, conservation and food security all on the agenda.
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Alumni

New fossils shed light on the origin of ‘hobbits’

An international team of scientists that has announced the discovery of ancestors of Homo floresiensis – the enigmatic species of pygmy-like humans discovered more than a decade ago on the Indonesian island of Flores
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Corporate

Griffith partners with World Science Festival Brisbane

Griffith University is an academic partner of one of the world’s most prestigious scientific and cultural festivals.
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