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Muscle pain reduced in thirty minutes

Thursday, 06 September 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 09

Using a hand held device the size of a computer mouse for just 30 minutes could significantly change how people deal with, and recover from, the pain associated with musculoskeletal conditions.

Looking at the health of the Bay

Thursday, 30 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

Researchers from Edith Cowan University (ECU) are undertaking an important monitoring project in Geographe Bay in the south west of Western Australia to understand the impacts of agriculture and urbanisation on the health of local seagrass meadows.

Mental health workers are burning out

Tuesday, 21 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

Mental health professionals in Western Australia (WA) are highly susceptible to burnout, with more than 70 per cent suffering from the condition at some point during their career.

Science at the pub

Thursday, 09 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

What makes a great beer? Edith Cowan University (ECU)’s brewing science lecturer will answer the question this August with Science at the Pub, a free event to celebrate National Science Week.

Future of the Leschenault Estuary and Inlet

Thursday, 09 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

The Leschenault Estuary and Inlet are under threat from increasing populations, decreasing rainfall and changing water quality.

$22 million super clinic to boost health care in Wanneroo

Wednesday, 08 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is set to play a key role in providing health care in Perth’s northern suburbs after a $22 million, state-of-the-art super clinic was recently granted planning approval.

Skilled migrants crucial to resource industry

Wednesday, 08 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

Temporary migrant workers play an essential role in Australia’s resource industry by filling highly-skilled positions that cannot be met by local supply, the preliminarily findings of a pilot study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) have shown.

ECU signs MoU with Norvic Institute

Friday, 20 July 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 07

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has signed a first-of-its-kind Memorandum of Understanding with the Norvic Institute of Nursing Education that will give Nepalese students the opportunity to study in Australia.

University collaborations to benefit farmers, students

Tuesday, 17 July 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 07

Australian researchers are joining forces with their Indian counterparts to address the problems of food security and water management in their respective countries by using high-tech solutions.

Exploring the links between Nyoongar and Chinese culture

Tuesday, 26 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 06

A new art exhibition at Edith Cowan University (ECU) is celebrating the link between Chinese and Australian Indigenous culture on the eve of NAIDOC Week celebrations.

ECU appoints new Director of Research and Innovation

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 06

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has appointed Dr Margaret Jones as the Director of the Office of Research and Innovation.

Connectus Botanicus and Be on Time

Tuesday, 05 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

People and their connection with urban surroundings is explored in two new solo exhibitions showing at the Spectrum Project Space throughout July.

Spectrum presents SUPERVILLA – a thousand shades of beige

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

A new exhibition at Spectrum Project Space shines the spotlight on Western Australia’s economic upswing and its effects on the infrastructure and architecture of the state.

WA film graduate joins Underbelly

Friday, 11 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

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

Tuesday, 01 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 04

Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers are leading a world-first study which could change the way Huntington’s disease is treated.

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