Alumni

Griffith’s Outstanding Alumni Award 2022 winners

Griffith University has named five winners at its prestigious Outstanding Alumni Awards 2022, with an acclaimed Aboriginal author taking out the top gong.
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Business and government

Change Conference is back with a bang

Behaviour experts will converge on Griffith University’s South Bank campus as the Change Conference makes its in-person comeback.
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COVID-19

World first chronic fatigue syndrome findings could fast track response to Long COVID

Study suggests COVID-19 could be a potential trigger for ME/CFS.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Bat urine reveals extended range for new Hendra virus variant

Griffith University researchers have discovered a new Hendra virus variant that may pass to horses and humans much more widely across Australia than previously known.
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Corporate

Griffith says G’day to returning international students

Griffith has rolled out the welcome mat for thousands of international students as they begin arriving in South-east Queensland following the easing of travel restrictions.
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COVID-19

Childhood vaccination: the benefits spread beyond children

A Griffith study has found childhood COVID vaccination leads to high reductions in child disease and mortality, but is more beneficial to adults, particularly the unvaccinated.
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COVID-19

Financial advisers: the hidden frontline in a crisis

Frontline support is one of the unacknowledged roles that financial planners play.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Asia-Pacific leaders to share post-pandemic plans

Leaders from across the Asia-Pacific will gather at a Griffith University-led forum today to share visions for their cities in the wake of a global pandemic.
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Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers

Plasma protein purifying research wins global challenge

Griffith University scientists have won a worldwide search for new ways to recover lifesaving antibodies from human plasma.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Griffith epidemiologist appointed to prestigious WHO role

One of the state’s most esteemed public health professionals, currently completing a PhD at Griffith University, has been appointed to the WHO to lead contact tracing efforts.
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Business and government

South Pacific banking community discuss pandemic investing

A regional forum hosted by Griffith’s South Pacific Centre for Central Banking, in collaboration with the World Bank Group, will focus on investment challenges during a pandemic.
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Business and government

Pandemic nutrition and food security in focus

Sri Lankan health professionals will take part in a six-month nutrition and food security program led by Griffith in collaboration with the Australian Government and local university partners. 
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COVID-19

Open House + Open Day: Join us on campus or online   

Following the success of last year’s virtual Open House campaign, Griffith is offering both an in-person Open Day event this year and a six week online Open House event.
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COVID-19

Nursing researchers recognised by international society

Two leading Griffith nursing experts have been recognised for their contribution to nursing research by the prestigious Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
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COVID-19

Diving for country and studying for the future

Ahead of the Games, Bachelor of Psychological Science student athlete Cassiel Rousseau met with Griffith Sports College to discuss his return to study after competing in Tokyo.
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Corporate

Community urged to commemorate NAIDOC Week

Griffith University has encouraged staff, students and community to celebrate NAIDOC Week 2021 in their own way.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Wildlife trade bans not the only option to reduce pandemic risk

New Griffith University-led research suggests that existing systems for food safety, rather than broad, untargeted bans on wildlife trade are key to preventing the next pandemic.  Published in Lancet Planetary Health, with co-authors from the International Union for Conservation of Nature Wildlife Health Specialist Group and TRAFFIC, an NGO focused on wildlife trade. The research, led by Dr Duan Biggs from the Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security argues that a solution […]
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Business and government

Griffith leads gender inclusion with program in Laos

Participants in a recent 10-week Leadership for Gender Inclusion program delivered by Griffith in Laos with funding from the Australian Government have praised the unique opportunity.
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