Professor Filgueira, Dr Foteini Hassiotou, Winthrop Professor Hartmann

Breastmilk a natural stem cell therapy

Monday, 17 October 2011

Human breastmilk has the potential to help people suffering from diseases including Parkinson's disease and diabetes, according to a researcher at The University of Western Australia.

Peter Metaxas

Peter's research takes him to the US

Monday, 17 October 2011

Congratulations to Peter Metaxas, who has been awarded a prestigious American Australian Association Fellowship.

A fast bowler in action

Helen's bumper research effort is a win for young fast bowlers

Monday, 17 October 2011

Teenage cricketers who are prone to back injuries may one day thank Helen Crewe for their preventive training techniques.

Helen, who is part way through her PhD in biomechanics at the School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, has just won the field’s wealthiest and most prestigious Young Investigators Award for her work in the area of back injuries among young fast bowlers.

Dr Bi-Qing For with ICRAR's Professor Lister Staveley-Smith

UWA researcher's award to strengthen Australia's SKA bid

Monday, 17 October 2011

Astrophysicist Dr Bi-Qing For has been appointed a John Stocker Postdoctoral Fellow which will allow her to further her research in support of Australia’s bid for the proposed Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope project.

Winthrop Professor Helen Milroy

Australia's first Indigenous psychiatrist wins top international awards

Friday, 14 October 2011

Winthrop Professor and Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Medical and Dental Health at The University of Western Australia, Helen Milroy, has won two international awards in as many months.

James Ledger

UWA music man voted best in Australia

Thursday, 13 October 2011

A work by a composition lecturer from The University of Western Australia has been voted the Classical Masterpiece in The Monthly magazine's ‘20 Australian Masterpieces since 2000'.

Business student wins ‘think’ award at CPA Big Break Project

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

The University of Western Australia Business School student Jennifer Payne was named the national ‘think' Merit Award winner after representing Western Australia and South Australia in the national finals of the CPA Big Break Project.

The nationwide competition required students to create a strategic business plan from scratch to improve The Big Issue, an independent magazine operating as a business enterprise to assist homeless people.

School of Music composition lecturer James Ledger goes from strength to strength

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

James Ledger's orchestral piece 'Chronicles', 2009 continues its success.

2012 Australian Youth Orchestra season highlights School of Music talent

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

A number of School of Music students have been accepted into Australian Youth Orchestra (AYO) activities for their 2012 season.  

Australian Youth Orchestra National Music Camp welcomes School of Music stars

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Talented School of Music instrumental and composition students win places on the Australian Youth Orchestra's National Music Camp.