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Paramedics heading for the Top End

Wednesday, 02 April 2014 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2014 > 03

Some of ECU’s top Paramedical Science students are off to the Top End after being recruited as paramedics by St Johns Ambulance NT. 


Melanoma early detection hope

Thursday, 20 March 2014 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2014 > 03

Melanoma could soon be detected in its early stages using a new blood test, thanks to a $450,000 grant to ECU.


Native plum treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2014 > 03

A native WA plum could be powerful new weapon in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease.


Melanoma research receives funding boost

Tuesday, 11 March 2014 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2014 > 03

ECU melanoma researcher Dr Elin Gray will investigate how to better target treatment for cancer patients after being awarded a $750,000 research fellowship


Dementia a growing concern for China and the world

Tuesday, 11 June 2013 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2013 > 06

Prestigious medical journal publishes study into Alzheimer's and dementia prevalence in China.


ECU scientists lead the way on Alzheimer's research

Tuesday, 11 June 2013 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2013 > 06

NHMRC grant funds research into early-onset Alzheimer's disease.


ECU to lead training and research in innovative NT Health program

Friday, 25 January 2013 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2013 > 01

ECU partners with St John Ambulance Northern Territory on the Extended Care Paramedic Program.


Testosterone to treat Alzheimer's

Thursday, 17 January 2013 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care > 2013 > 01

An ECU researcher has been awarded half a million dollars to conduct a world-first clinical trial using testosterone and fish oil to treat Alzheimer’s disease.


Chemical link in WA mums to be

Tuesday, 18 December 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2012 > 12

ECU study finds Bisphenol A exposure in pregnant women, commonly found in plastic containers and tin cans.


Anatomy licence for ECU

Wednesday, 07 November 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2012 > 11

ECU has been granted an anatomy licence, significantly boosting the learning experience for students.


Paramedicine gets national tick of approval

Monday, 22 October 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2012 > 10

In a WA first, ECU’s Paramedical Science course has been given the tick of approval by the national body.


Curry treatment for Alzheimer's

Friday, 12 October 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care > 2012 > 10

A compound found in a common spice could hold the key to preventing Alzheimer's disease.


Neuroscience leaders at ECU

Monday, 08 October 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2012 > 10

Dr Jennifer Thompson wins Australian Neuroscience Society’s 2nd Prize for presentation on Huntington's research.


World-first study to change understanding and treatment of Huntington’s

Tuesday, 01 May 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2012 > 05

ECU lead research could change the way Huntington's disease is treated.


Videos changing perceptions of Indigenous health

Monday, 30 April 2012 Schools > School of Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2012 > 04

ECU website is changing attitudes of health professionals when it comes to indigenous medical care.


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