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Latest news and events

Dr Nic Hart featured in Movember's awareness of World Cancer Day

Exercise Medicine Research Institute’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dr Nic Hart, is featured on the Movember Foundation website.  The article brings awareness to World Cancer Day on 4th February and showcases exercise and cancer research helping men affected with prostate cancer to feel better, move better and live longer.

Work-ready graduate gets the edge

Exercise and Sports Science graduate, Tom James-Wallace, secures a job after completing an internship with the WA Football Commission.

Targeted exercise helps fight cancer

ABC Catalyst meets a group of cancer patients who are experiencing extraordinary benefits from prescribed targeted exercise programs.

Funding boost for new approaches to cancer treatment

Projects to improve the detection and treatment of cancer have received $334,000 from the Cancer Council.

Exercise can improve cancer recovery and reduce health-care costs

Exercising before surgery not only improves patient outcomes, but can also help drive down the cost of healthcare. Dr Favil Singh explains how.

Latest university news

Putting brain training to the test

Some brain training programs can help slow cognitive decline that may lead to dementia, a new review of research into commercially available products has found.

New ECU China tourism researcher sees opportunities in WA

One of the world’s leading researchers on Chinese tourism has joined ECU as the University’s 11th Professorial Research Fellow.

Alcohol leads to more violence than other drugs, but you’d never know from the headlines

The media is more likely to link illicit drugs with violent crime than alcohol, despite evidence showing that almost half of murders in Australia are alcohol-related.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

This is a very different view on the way to work :D One of our researchers has returned from a trip to Antarctica with Australian Antarctic Division! …

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Considering study at uni in 2017 or 2018 We have a bunch of events for future students coming up on our Mount Lawley Campus.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Will you be coming to Orientation Week next week If you're a new student O-Week is your first introduction to uni life we've compiled some tips to…

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