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Study to determine how best to help anorexia sufferers

Friday, 20 August 2010

Three promising state of the art treatments for anorexia nervosa are being trialled in an international study led by The University of Western Australia.

Professor Alan Robson

States unite to feed the world despite climate change

Friday, 20 August 2010

Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia, Professor Alan Robson, has been invited to Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) in south-western India to launch KAU's new Master of Science course in Climate Change Adaptation.

Big brothers affect sisters' sexual development: study

Thursday, 19 August 2010

Girls with an older brother are more likely to begin menstruating at a later age, and younger brothers can delay the onset of their older sisters' sexual activity, according to researchers at The University of Western Australia.

Geriatric medicine education hits the digital age

Thursday, 19 August 2010

Medical students at The University of Western Australia played a key role in the development of a new interactive tool called e-ageing, which will help them learn the foundations of geriatric medicine.

Geriatric medicine education hits the digital age

Thursday, 19 August 2010

Medical students at The University of Western Australia played a key role in the development of a new interactive tool called e-ageing, which will help them learn the foundations of geriatric medicine.

Assistant Professor Ba-Tuong Vo

UWA defence researchers win Eureka finals

Wednesday, 18 August 2010

A research project from The University of Western Australia that has revolutionised the surveillance and monitoring of potential threats in the nation's vast air, sea and land space is one of the winners of the 21st Annual Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.

UWA scores among world's best on Shanghai Jiao Tong rankings

Wednesday, 18 August 2010

The disciplines of Life and Agricultural Sciences at The University of Western Australia have been ranked the highest in Australia and 34th in the world according to the prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong World University Rankings in 2010.

UWA researchers dominate health awards

Tuesday, 17 August 2010

More than half the outstanding new researchers awarded funding to carry out important medical and health research in WA are from The University of Western Australia.

Seminar to focus on Parkinson's disease

Tuesday, 17 August 2010

The two sides of Parkinson's disease will be the focus of 2010 Symposium of Western Australian Neuroscience to be held at The University of Western Australia when one of the State's most respected experts in Parkinson's disease and a patient will give presentations.

Nanjing delegation Aug 2010 with Professor Barry Marshall

UWA strengthens sister city ties

Friday, 13 August 2010

A delegation from Perth's sister city Nanjing visited The University of Western Australia yesterday, meeting UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson, Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall and other senior University staff.