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New principal supervisors on a new pathway

Friday, 02 December 2016 Research > News > 2016 > 12

Principal Supervisor Accreditation Program (PSAP) participants are completing their portfolios, with the hope of becoming principal supervisors in 2017.

Re-introducing the trautonium to a new audience

Tuesday, 19 July 2016 Research > News > 2016 > 06

With only a handful of examples of this antique synthesiser left in the world, a WAAPA research student decided to build her own.

What is killing Australia's smallest owls?

Monday, 16 May 2016 Research > News > 2016 > 05

PhD Candidate Michael Lohr wants to know why Australian boobook owls are disappearing. Watch the video to find out how he’s trying to stop their decline.

Balanced diet for strong bones

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 06

Australian women are being urged to eat a varied balanced diet to reduce their exposure to cadmium, after a major study linked the metal to reduced bone density.

How to keep kids safe online

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 05

Professor Lelia Green, an expert on how young people interact with the internet and video games will deliver the first talk in The West Australian ECU Lecture Series.

Research identifies major energy savings for internet

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 05

Researchers have found a way to slash the energy consumption of the internet by up to 80 per cent.

Understaffed wards lead to infections, worsening health

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 04

Nursing researchers have discovered that patients on wards understaffed by nurses are more likely to experience surgical wound infections, pressure injuries, urinary tract infections and pneumonia.

Halting Huntington's disease

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 Research > News > 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.

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