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Nurse handover

Evaluating Nurse Change-of-Shift Handovers at a Private Hospital

Industry Collaboration Grant awarded to evaluate the nurse handover process in a WA private hospital.

Independently Dwelling Older Adults

Health-Assistive Smart Home Technology for Independently-Dwelling Older Adults

Industry collaboration grant awarded for study helping older adults to stay in their homes more safely as they age.

Neurorehabilitation

Assessing Acceptability of Neurorehabilitation in Stroke Survivors

Grant success for Dr Manonita Ghosh, awarded $30,000 for neurorehabilitation in stroke survivors study.

ECU Ranked 101-150 for Nursing in Prestigious ShanghaiRanking

Influential international university ranking organisation ShanghaiRanking ranks ECU Nursing 101-150 in Global Ranking of Academic Subjects

Close up portrait of a young child who is feeling unwell.

What do sick kids really need in hospital?

Researchers at ECU’s School of Nursing have developed the first diagnostic tool to measure children’s self-reported psychosocial, physical and emotional needs in paediatric wards.

Bably legs

Understanding Experiences and Needs of Fathers of Preterm Infants

Early Career Researcher Grant awarded to Lecturer Dr Esther Adama for study exploring experiences of fathers of preterm infants in the neonatal unit.

Latest university news

Been hacked? We'd like to hear from you

Almost a third of Australians were impacted by cybercrime in recent years, the personal and emotional cost of which is largely unknown … but one Edith Cowan University Honours student is aiming to find out.

Mother, education officer, documentary star and now scholarship winner

Midland mother of nine Daniella Borg works full time as an Aboriginal Education Officer, stars in SBS docu-series Family Rules, is nearing the end of her degree and can now add scholarship winner to her list of achievements.

What do sick kids really need in hospital?

Researchers at ECU’s School of Nursing have developed the first diagnostic tool to measure children’s self-reported psychosocial, physical and emotional needs in paediatric wards.

Much like kids, ghost crabs will always pick fish fingers over vegetables

One of our most common beach crabs eats just like a picky two-year-old, according to new research from Edith Cowan University.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Free personalised nutrition advice! Our Nutrition & Dietetics students are offering F.R.E.E. consultations for adults. Located at the Joondalup…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

🗺️ WIN A Trip for 2 to London OR New York OR San Francisco at our #ECUOpenDays!! Enter at one of the competition checkpoints on the day!!! More…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

We are proud to be celebrating #NAIDOC week, which runs from the 7th - 14th of July. This year's theme is 'VOICE. TREATY. TRUTH. Lets work together…

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