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Latest news and events

Research uncovers new path for melanoma detection and treatment

A new way to spot melanoma cells circulating in the blood has the potential to significantly improve the monitoring of cancer patients and guide future treatment.

Mother runs to raise $29K for melanoma research

A KOJONUP mother’s close call with cancer motivated her run to raise $29,000 for melanoma research.

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia video on exercise and cancer

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia. There are thousands of men currently undergoing treatment for prostate cancer. One effective treatment is called hormone therapy. It stops the cancer growing by reducing testosterone levels. Unfortunately, hormone therapy has some side effects that make life difficult for the men who take it.

Free personalised nutrition advice

The Master of Nutrition and Dietetics program at ECU provides free, student-led dietetic consultations for adults who would like help in understanding and managing their general health or chronic diseases.

Recovering arm function in stroke survivors

Research study aims to determine the effectiveness of cross-training in upper limb motor and functioning in stroke survivors using eccentric strength training.

Latest university news

NHMRC study to home in on a global killer

ECU researchers are part of a collaborative team that has won a $728,455 grant from the NHMRC to develop new ways of diagnosing sepsis.

ECU recognised as a gender equality leader again in 2020

ECU has been named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality for the fourth year in a row – one of only three organisations in the state to receive the prestigious citation and the only WA university.

ECU teachers are a cut above

The depth of teaching talent at Edith Cowan University (ECU) was recognised this week with several national teaching awards.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

👀💥 ECU graduate Tasmin Drummond looking larger than life on this promo video for the 2020 WA Education Awards in Yagan Square! Tasmin was last…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

🎬 Make the most of the remaining summer evenings at our outdoor cinema, ECU Joondalup Pines. 🌞🌝 🎥 Thanks to Telethon Community Cinemas

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

🥰 Tickets are now open for the MSWA Mega Home Lottery! We are proud partners of MSWA, and money raised in the lottery will enable ECU to conduct…

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