Topic: Griffith Health Institute

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Griffith research excellence honoured

The 2014 Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards have been announced and acknowledge the scale, quality and importance of Griffith University research

Helen Wright May 30, 2014
Changing young male attitudes to drinking and swimming

Alcohol consumption is a known risk factor for drowning and men in this age group often engage in risk taking behaviour that is often heightened by alcohol.

Louise Durack November 28, 2013
Conference puts chronic disease prevention to work

‘Chronic Diseases – Prevention and Improving Health Outcomes,’ is the theme of the 9th Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference 2013.

Louise Durack November 27, 2013
Robot trials ready to seal the deal

Proving the benefits and cost-effectiveness of animal robots in the treatment of dementia is the focus of a Griffith University study, following a cash boost of over $1m from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Louise Durack November 1, 2013
Support for cancer patients’ mental health

A federal grant of almost $600,000 has been awarded to Griffith University and the Queensland Cancer Council for a study into web-based support for pyschologically distressed cancer sufferers.

Dean Gould April 11, 2013
Tackling issues of sexuality among people with dementia

How to deal with issues of sexuality among people with dementia is the focus of Griffith research.

Louise Durack March 21, 2013
Robots put their seal on dementia advance

Griffith research shows how animal robots are helping treat dementia.

Louise Durack March 8, 2013