Alumni

Incredible Griffith alumni recognised at 2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist, Adjunct Assistant Professor Nick Marshall, has been named Griffith’s Outstanding Alumnus for 2020, the University’s highest alumni honour.
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Arts Education Law

Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards nominees announced

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards will be held virtually this year on September 15.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith trains autism researchers of tomorrow

The University has launched a new doctoral program to give future autism researchers the skills and experience they need to improve the lives of people on the spectrum. The Autism Future Researchers Doctoral Training Program is the first of its kind in Australia and was designed with extensive input from industry and the autism community. […]
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Alumni

Griffith researchers’ bold VR idea wins bionics challenge

Griffith University researchers who have developed an AI enabled virtual reality system to help people who have suffered a brain injury have won a major prize at the Bionics Queensland Challenge.
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Alumni

Griffith experts agree representation matters in healthcare

A Griffith panel of experts has explained why it is essential that patients from all walks of life see themselves represented by the clinicians that treat them.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Reasons for living study reveals insights into suicide prevention workforce

Connection to others and service are the two main reasons for living among those with lived experience of suicide entering the suicide prevention workforce.
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Alumni

Class of 2020 graduating with a difference

Graduating Griffith students are celebrating their academic milestone virtually this year as COVID-19 mass gathering restrictions move the ceremonies online.
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Griffith Health

Parents’ smartphone use does not harm parental-child relationships

Contrary to popular views, parental smartphone use is rarely associated with poor parenting.
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COVID-19

COVID-19 unmasked – exploring the emotional effects of a pandemic

Understanding the emotional impact of COVID-19 on children, young people and their families is the focus of a new Griffith University-led study.
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Business and government

Tips on how to cope in close quarters

Griffith expert in organisational psychology offers ways to cope as coronavirus forces people to juggle working from home with family life pressures in an anxious time.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Online program helps kids beat COVID-19 stress

A series of YouTube videos aims to help alleviate young people’s stress and anxiety about COVID-19.
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith researchers work with QPS on harm reduction strategy

Griffith University researchers were part of a Queensland Police Service-led project which won a gold award in the 2019 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards. 
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Griffith Enterprise

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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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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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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Griffith Health

Mind over muscle for lifting heavier and longer

Focusing on movement instead of muscle can enhance weightlifting performance, suggests research  
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Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing

Study shows online social networks at work boost employee engagement and performance

New research shows Enterprise Social Networks (ESN) at work promote higher levels of employee engagement, performance and productivity.
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Arts Education Law

Alcohol-fuelled violence legislation leads to increased preloading – study

Queensland's alcohol legislation needs revision for it to be more effective according to a new study.
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