ECU works in collaboration with researchers, service providers, consumers, policy makers and health economists to improve system responsiveness to the social wellbeing and mental health needs of families with infants and young children, from both prevention and intervention perspectives
You are invited to take part in a research study exploring older adults (65 years or older) and family members/carer’s perceptions of smart home technology, to assist ageing within one’s own home.
Professor Lisa Whitehead formed part of an international team that developed consensus guidelines for service providers. These were showcased at the World Congress of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities in Glasgow. The guidelines were further endorsed by the International Diabetes Federation.
Professor Joanne Spetz from the University of California, San Francisco will be presenting on Emerging technologies in health care and their potential effect o the workforce
Australian midwives’ experiences of implementing practice change
Industry Collaboration Grant awarded to evaluate the nurse handover process in a WA private hospital.
Industry collaboration grant awarded for study helping older adults to stay in their homes more safely as they age.
Grant success for Dr Manonita Ghosh, awarded $30,000 for neurorehabilitation in stroke survivors study.
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.
Early Career Researcher Grant awarded to Lecturer Dr Esther Adama for study exploring experiences of fathers of preterm infants in the neonatal unit.
Senior Research Fellow, Dr Linda Coventry awarded ECR grant for haemodialysis study
A study into how children manage musculoskeletal conditions and the impact of support will advance understanding and improve the ability to support children living with chronic musculoskeletal conditions.
Congratulations to the School of Nursing & Midwifery’s Dr Carol Wang
Adjunct Senior Lecturer Dr Brian Nyatanga facilitates presentation on communication skills in palliative and end of life care.
Are you thinking of furthering your career with a research degree and solving real world problems? ECU is seeking PhD candidates to undertake research in Nursing & Midwifery.
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