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ECU supporting West Australian seniors to think well and live well

Proactively supporting seniors to remain healthy and independent is at the heart of research in the School of Medical and Health Science, in areas including nutrition and exercise science. ECU researches a range of chronic disease, from cancer to bone health, and provides evidence of how diet and exercise is key to the self-management of health.

Edith Cowan University now offering occupational hygiene qualifications to New Zealand students

Edith Cowan University (ECU), in conjunction with New Zealand Occupational Hygiene Society (NZOHS), Health and Safety Association of New Zealand (HASANZ) and Massey and Otago Universities, announced this week that the Master of Occupational Hygiene and Toxicology will be available to New Zealand (NZ) students to support workplace development of the health and safety workforce in NZ.

We Need the Strong, Fit and Inactive for Innovative Project

We need strong, fit and inactive participants to investigate the nervous system mechanisms responsible for assisting physical function.

Participants needed for ground-breaking research

Participants are needed for an innovative project examining whether performing a pattern of handgrip exercises can strengthen connections between the brain and other non-exercised muscles.

Just how do you sleep at night?

Our team at Edith Cowan University invites you to take part in a research study investigating whether the way you think about your sleep has an impact on your sleep quality.

Latest university news

How a thriving WA economy could put workplace safety at risk

New Edith Cowan University research has revealed that economic growth in Western Australia could result in more workplace injuries.

WAAPA’s percussion maestro receives 2021 Fulbright Scholar Award

Edith Cowan University’s Coordinator of Classical Music, Tim White, has received a 2021 Fulbright Scholar Award. He is the only Western Australian of the 14 Australian Fulbright Scholars announced so far this year.

New study to shed light on surveillance cameras in aged care

A new ECU project will investigate how security cameras could be used to improve patient safety in aged care homes.

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