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Griffith 3D print experts create PPE for frontline workers

Staff and students are working together to manufacture PPE supplies to help frontline staff in the fight against COVID-19.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Ensuring student success in online studies

As university students transition to studying online in the wake of coronavirus, experts say two key activities will make the difference between success and failure.
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Corporate

Celebrating nurses and midwives on World Health Day

Global events have highlighted the importance of critical healthcare workers, including nurses at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic and the midwives who continue to serve the community.
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Arts Education Law

Protection of whistleblowers vital during COVID-19

A Griffith public integrity expert says COVID-19 demonstrates an increased demand for strong public accountability and the importance of whistleblower protection.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith athletes adjusting their schedule after Olympics postponed

Several Griffith University athletes who had been officially selected for Tokyo 2020 will now hit the books after news the Olympics would be pushed to July 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Health

Surf paddling study to bring new wave of research for coaches and surfers 

A Griffith University researcher is hoping the results of a trial into surf paddling technique will be beneficial for coaches and competitive or recreational surfers looking to improve their strength, conditioning and mobility when they hit the water.  Dr Steven Duhig, an exercise and sport lecturer within Griffith’s School of Allied Health Sciences, and a team […]
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Griffith Health

Griffith signs MoU with Bio manufacturer to assist COVID-19 vaccine development

Griffith University and Queensland-based Luina Bio has announced they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) targeting the development of a vaccine against COVID-19.  Luina Bio said it brings contract manufacture capabilities and experience to the collaboration as one of Australia’s most experienced biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing organisations.  Griffith University’s Centre for Cell Factories and […]
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Griffith Health

Injury to the nose increases risk of bacteria entering the brain – study

New research from Griffith University has shown that damage to the lining inside the nose increases the risk of bacteria sneaking into the brain via nerves, potentially causing long-term health issues. PhD candidate Heidi Walkden and her colleagues from the Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Institute for Glycomics and Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery, in collaboration with Queensland […]
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Laughter the underestimated antidote for struggling communities

Increasing our daily dose of laughter is key to fighting the rising toll of depression, especially in the wake of recent crises around the nation, a Griffith researcher has found. Griffith University adjunct lecturer in Suicidology and stand-up comedian for more than 20 years Mark McConville, has recently returned from an outback tour of his […]
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Griffith Health

Griffith University biomedical researchers take home top award

A team of Griffith University researchers has won the prestigious Marshall and Warren Innovation Award at the annual NHMRC Research Excellence Awards.
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Griffith Health

‘The doctor will Skype you now’: telehealth may limit coronavirus spread, but there’s more we can do to protect health workers

Griffith expert in infection prevention and control says telehealth consultations are a good step in controlling the spread of COVID-19 but more needs to be done.
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Griffith Health

NRL Jillaroos: Fitter, Faster, Stronger and Safer with Griffith Sports Science

Australia’s best female rugby league players are partnering with Griffith sports scientists to improve their performance on the field.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Climate Change talk explores state of play

Griffith’s Centre for Environment and Population Health discusses climate change with the Royal United Services Institution, Queensland.
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Corporate

Pioneering spinal cord injury research gets $5.7m boost

World-leading Griffith research into the development of a cell-based therapy for treating spinal cord injuries has received a $5.7m boost from the state government.
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Arts Education Law

Kungullanji conference showcases Indigenous research

Talented up-and-coming researchers from across Griffith University presented their findings at the Kungullanji Indigenous Student Research Conference.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Mongolian officials visit Griffith University to progress emergency medical services

Limited by a lack of resources, funding and training, emergency management in Mongolia is faced with a series of challenges recognised by policy makers and medical leaders including the Mongolian Society for Emergency Medicine. A delegation of four senior medical officials from the Mongolian Society of Emergency Medicine visited Griffith University’s Nathan campus last week […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Clinical trial into improving stroke pain and mobility a ‘game-changer’

Clinical trial results find one-third of participants experienced immediate loss of pain and majority experienced significant improvements in their movement. 
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Griffith Enterprise

Eight-molecule snake toxin packs a bite for aiding neurological conditions

World-first eight-molecule snake venom toxin could be potential drug candidate for conditions like Alzheimer's.
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