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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Compounds Australia

Acoustic tech grant a win for Griffith biomedical research

Grant to fund technology that uses sound waves to vibrate chemical samples from acoustic microtube into assay-ready formats.  
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Inspiring the next generation of scientists…that’s RAD!

Professor Kathy Andrews will launch the latest in a series of books designed to inspire the next generation of female science stars.
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Griffith Graduate Research School

Indigenous Griffith students present at World Congress

Two of just three Australian students chosen to present at the World Congress of Undergrad Research were from Griffith.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

New insights into clinically used malaria drug offers hope 

Researchers find commonly used antimalarial drug has better activity against malaria parasites than previously thought.
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Griffith Enterprise

Test improves the odds when cancer strikes the brain

Treatment reverses resistance to commonly used brain cancer drug.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Malaria research leader supports STEM stars of the future

Next generation of female science stars are never far from expert's focus.
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Griffith Health

‘Naked liquid marbles’ – improved cell culturing method to aid nerve repair

Novel technique lets cells interact more naturally within ‘naked liquid marbles’. 
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Compounds Australia

New ACRF centre in Compounds Australia at Griffith to benefit from $2m grant

Governor-General bestows $2 million grant to fund a transformative compound management platform within Australia's only dedicated compound management facility.   
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith academics appointed to 2019 ARC College of Experts

Seven Griffith University academics have been appointed as members of the 2019 ARC College of Experts
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Griffith forms part of blockbuster deal with pharmaceutical giant

Griffith forms part of collaboration with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer to battle cancer.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Griffith and the Irwins team up to find lifesaving medications

Griffith University has teamed up with Australia’s most famous family of conservationists in order to unearth and develop lifesaving medications to combat human diseases.  Research scientists from NatureBank, Griffith’s biodiscovery resource, were recently granted access to the 330,000-acre Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve (SIWR) in Far North Queensland on the back of the relationship forged between Griffith Institute for […]
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Griffith scientists shine at Young Tall Poppy awards

Emerging scientists at Griffith University have been recognised at the Queensland Young Tall Poppy Science Awards for 2018.
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Corporate

Upskilling researchers reaps reward for ICT professional

Griffith University ICT guru credits role in upskilling researchers to boost their outcomes for her win at the 2018 Women in Technology Awards. 
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Architecture

Griffith set for an action-packed week of science

From all-ages activities to academic-led talks, there is something for everyone at Griffith’s spectacular line-up of National Science Week events.  
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Alumni

Awards showcase outstanding Health alumni

From paediatric palliative care and humanitarian dental work to a passion for astrophysics and groundbreaking scientific research into Malaria, the 2018 Alumni Awards showcase the rich diversity of Griffith’s Health and Science alumni.
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Griffith Health

Plant compounds found to activate cells used in transplants for spinal cord repair

Natural compounds derived from Australian plants have been found to stimulate cells that are useful for transplantation to repair spinal cord injuries.
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Features

Bright young mind in drug discovery bound for nation’s capital

A new, national fellowship scheme has put one of Griffith University’s brightest young minds in drug discovery on the road to Canberra. Early career researcher Dr Roisin McMahon from the Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD) is among the nine fellows to have been awarded a fellowship by the Federal Government that will see her […]
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