Professor Allan Kermode and MS researchers

Breakthrough research holds clues about MS cause

Thursday, 11 August 2011

In one of the largest human genetic studies ever undertaken, scientists have identified the major common genetic variants that contribute to the cause of the devastating neurologic disease, multiple sclerosis (MS).

Photo: Toni Wilkinson

Perth Festival welcomes Rio Tinto's four-year increased commitment to family and education program

Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Perth International Arts Festival is delighted to announce Rio Tinto's ongoing and increased financial support for 2012-2015, doubling its commitment to support two key areas of the Festival: the Family and Education Program.

Stones leave no emotions unturned

Tuesday, 9 August 2011

Humans' relationship with stone was the focus of a recent gathering of minds for the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions.

UWA Podiatric Surgery Clinic opens

Monday, 8 August 2011

A new Podiatric Surgery Clinic at The University of Western Australia will encourage clinical research in podiatric surgery, offer reduced fees for elective foot surgery patients and provide much-needed training for postgraduate students.

Dr Louise Wedlock

Seeing gold in tumours

Monday, 8 August 2011

Using gold as a potential treatment for cancer could become a reality thanks to a combination of imaging techniques.

Perth Festival welcomes Rio Tinto's four-year increased commitment to family and education program

Friday, 5 August 2011

Perth International Arts Festival is delighted to announce Rio Tinto's ongoing and increased financial support for 2012-2015, doubling its commitment to support two key areas of the Festival: the Family and Education Program.

UWA Business School achieves AACSB accreditation

Friday, 5 August 2011

The University of Western Australia Business School has received accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Bumper week of science celebration at UWA

Thursday, 4 August 2011

To celebrate National Science Week from August 13 to 21, The University of Western Australia is hosting several public and schools events. They include:

Professor David Denemark

Seminar explores voter response to Julia Gillard

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

Julia Gillard created history by becoming Australia's first female Prime Minister last year and a seminar to be held at The University of Western Australia this Friday will explore voter attitudes towards Ms Gillard.

UWA Open Day showcases new courses

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

What we hope to find in the universe with the new generation of telescopes about to be built and one man's quest to tackle Mount Everest are the guest speaker topics at The University of Western Australia's annual Open Day on Sunday, August 14.