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Mission Impossible screening – In support of Melanoma Research

Thursday, 30 July 2015 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2015 > 07

Support Melanoma Research by purchasing a ticket to see a special screening of the latest Mission Impossible movie at Event Cinemas Innaloo on Monday, 10 August 2015.

Shedding light on myopia

Friday, 29 May 2015 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2015 > 06

A major study has revealed that more than four out of five Chinese students suffer from myopia and researchers warn Australia could see similar rates of short sightedness in the future.

Paramed London-bound

Monday, 18 May 2015 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2015 > 05

Paramedicine student Ben O'Regan is preparing to move to the UK after being offered a job with the London Ambulance Service.

Halting Huntington's disease

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2015 > 02

Huntington's disease is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder that has no cure, but researchers have found a way to regenerate the parts of the brain that the disease attacks.

Study finds metals in food a concern

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

WA children are being exposed to potentially elevated levels of metals in their food according to Dr Anna Callan.

Participants needed for research developing a blood test for Melanoma

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2014 > 10

The Melanoma Research Group needs participants for research into developing a routine blood test for Melanoma.

Melanoma: A Revolution in Treatments and Research

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2014 > 08

Discover the latest melanoma treatments and research at a public lecture during National Science Week.

Congratulations Professor Ralph Martins

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care > 2014 > 08

Professor Ralph Martins continues to work on enhancing the lives of people as they age.

HoT ‘n’ Deadly!

Wednesday, 02 July 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2014 > 07

ECU welcomed 27 Aboriginal high school students to the Joondalup Campus last week to take part in fun health and science activities.

New scholarship a plan for success

Thursday, 26 June 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2014 > 06

Brienna Forster is counting down the days until she flies to Bali, but her six-month stay will be no holiday.

Funding boost for home hospital research

Monday, 26 May 2014 Schools > Medical Sciences > News and events > School of Medical Sciences > 2014 > 05

ECU researchers will investigate ways to reduce hospitalisation rates for aged care facility residents after being awarded a grant worth more than $300,000.

Paramedics heading for the Top End

Wednesday, 02 April 2014 Schools > 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 > 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 > Medical Sciences > News and events > Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care > 2014 > 03

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

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