Griffith Health

Alcohol preloading leads to increased intoxication – study

Those who drink to go out, carry on drinking once they're out new Griffith research shows.
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Alumni

Bachelor of Midwifery at Griffith celebrates 10 years and 14,000 babies!

Griffith’s internationally recognised Bachelor of Midwifery program is celebrating its tenth birthday. With an initial intake of 48 students in 2010, 357 midwives have now graduated from the program since it began and more than 14,000 babies* have been brought into the world with Griffith midwifery students’ assistance. Head of Midwifery at Griffith, Professor Jenny […]
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Griffith Health

Cancer treatment plans should include tailored exercise prescriptions

New guidelines recommend tailored exercise programs to help lower the risk of developing certain cancers.
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Griffith Health

Griffith side at full strength as Aussie 7s players return from injury for Adelaide tournament

Aussie 7s players Lily Dick and Demi Hayes are back from injury for Griffith this weekend, boosting the team’s chances of another AON tournament win.
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Griffith Health

New approach to managing exercise in people with diabetic neuropathy

A new Griffith University study will test a novel way to manage exercise for people suffering from diabetic neuropathy using digital technology, wearable devices and exercise counselling. Diabetic neuropathy is one of the most common long-term complications of diabetes. Symptoms develop gradually and can be painful (e.g. aching, shooting pain or sensitivity to touch) or […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Gene-editing breakthrough in battle against cancer

Gene editing technology leads to new cervical cancer breakthrough.
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Alumni

Indigenous alumnus receives health professional accolade

Clinton Schultz was named the recipient of the Indigenous Allied Health Professional of the Year Award at the National Indigenous Allied Health Awards last month.
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Alumni

Griffith alumni awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships

Four Griffith graduates have been awarded Churchill Fellowships to explore some of the country's most pressing and emerging challenges.
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Griffith Health

‘Morning after’ misleading Schoolies on emergency contraception

Re-think on outdated ‘morning after’ terminology urged after study finds more than 25% of Schoolies believed emergency contraception pill was harmful.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith research nationally recognised

Griffith University’s research excellence has once again been recognised nationally.
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Griffith Health

First Peoples Health Unit partner in cultural safety training

Griffith University First Peoples Health Unit has been announced as a partner in cultural safety training for Australia’s regulators of registered health practitioners.
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Griffith Health

First Nations students awarded Arrow Energy scholarships

Five Australian First Nations Griffith University students have received the Go Further Indigenous Tertiary Scholarship. The scholarship, awarded by Arrow Energy, provides $5000 for part-time students and $10,000 for full time students, to support better educational outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Second year Bachelor of Pharmacy student Georgina Morris (above) is a […]
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Griffith Health

Motivation to exercise comes from subconscious mind – study

Are you one of those people who abhors exercise, or do you love to work out?
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Arts Education Law

Saving lives in Mongolia one road at a time

A Griffith University research team led by Dr Hamish McLean is changing the way Mongolia deals with medical emergencies.
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Corporate

Griffith claims 4th in first round of AON Rugby 7s

The Griffith AON 7s have secured 4th place in the first round of the series after a tough couple of games on the second day of the competition.
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Griffith Health

Lights Out Program lifts lid on drowsy issue

A program aimed at improving the sleep of children aged 3-5 years is helping parents tackle a tricky problem.
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Alumni

Our Outstanding Alumni Award winners

A former carpenter turned remote medico and founder of not-for-profit organisation ‘The Hands of Rescue’ (THOR) has been recognised with this year’s Outstanding Alumnus Award.
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Corporate

Griffith medical research to benefit from $5m funding 

NHMRC funding for Griffith researchers totals $5,167,963.
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