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Reducing the burden of diabetes

A project aiming to prevent people at high risk of diabetes from developing the disease has been awarded $1.1 million from the Health Research Council of New Zealand.

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Research Week presentation on Family and Child Centred Care

How do we work towards making the care we provide more family centred? Come along to hear presentations on our innovative research involving children, families and staff and strategies for influencing practice change.

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Research Week presentation on Things that keep us awake at night: Priorities and Challenges in Health

Come along and listen to a collection of short presentations on key challenges and issues in the health workforce, primary care, palliative care, and child health.

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Research Week presentation on the care of children in hospital

“What are you doing to me?”: the development of ways of caring for children in health care, and a new model by visiting Professor Linda Shields.

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ECU South West's Festival of Nursing and Midwifery

Join us at our ECU South West campus to find out about the research projects and clinical innovations that Nursing and Midwifery staff, students and industry partner colleagues are leading.

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Reducing the burden of diabetes

A project aiming to prevent people at high risk of diabetes from developing the disease has been awarded $1.1 million from the Health Research Council of New Zealand.

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Nursing and Midwifery information evening 2016

Experience hands-on demonstrations, take a tour of our excellent facilities and meet with our experienced academic staff.

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Can we use a simple blood test to detect cancer?

Researchers have long dreamed of a blood test that could detect cancer. Dr Elin Gray explains how, for certain types of cancer, this dream is becoming a reality.

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How does a paleo diet affect your gut health?

We know a paleo diet can help us lose weight but PhD candidate Angela Genoni wants to learn about potential long term health impacts of the diet.

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Ready, set, Run For It!

It’s time to dust off your running shoes and crazy costumes for ECU’s newest family-friendly event – Run For It!

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