School of Health Professions

Murdoch helping to test global blood pressure

May 15th, 2017

Murdoch University is participating in one of the world’s largest public screening exercises on blood pressure as part of May Measurement Month.

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Senior nursing leader appointed by Murdoch

May 12th, 2017

The appointment of Adjunct Associate Professor Kathy McCoy will help to raise Murdoch

Murdoch University has marked International Nurses Day with the appointment of a nursing leader and influencer in neurological community care.

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Top award for nursing at Murdoch

May 10th, 2017

A Murdoch University lecturer has been named as WA’s top nursing educator of the year. Prue Andrus, who is a nursing lecturer and Simulation Lead, won the Excellence in Education category of the 2017 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards.

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Students and donors praised on Murdoch prize night

May 10th, 2017

Murdoch University Vice Chancellor Professor Eeva Leinonen paid tribute to the donors and students giving and receiving prizes at an annual Award Ceremony. More than 80 prizes and scholarships were awarded to outstanding students from the Schools of Health Professions, Psychology and Exercise Science and Veterinary and Life Sciences at the event, which was held on the Perth campus.

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New Murdoch partnership aiding neurological community of WA

February 3rd, 2017

(L-R) Murdoch

Improving the healthcare for Western Australians with neurological conditions in will be the driving force behind a new partnership between Murdoch University and the Neurological Council of Western Australia

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Nursing lecturers win national teaching awards

September 13th, 2016

Caroline Browne was honoured for her international nursing student placements

Murdoch University nursing lecturers have won national teaching awards for their innovative learning programs.

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Free chiro care for remote Pilbara communities

August 4th, 2016

Murdoch chiro students during the 2015 Pilbara trip

Murdoch University chiropractic students return to the Pilbara next week to provide free treatment and care to residents of remote communities.

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Aged care a new field for Thai nursing students

May 17th, 2016

Murdoch is hosting a student delegation from Payap University, Chiang Mai

Murdoch University has hosted its first group of visiting international nursing students this month, welcoming a group from Payap University in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Two lecturers and seven students were based at the Mandurah campus for three weeks, attending lectures and classes, as well as undertaking two weeks of aged care practice at Mercy Place […]

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Chiropractic leader made AM on Australia Day

January 27th, 2016

Associate Professor Bruce Walker

Murdoch University academic Associate Professor Bruce Walker has been awarded Membership in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) in the Australia Day honours.

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WA students think Murdoch in 2016

January 7th, 2016

Josh and Charlotte are among many students enjoying the greater social aspect to campus life

The most recent data from the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre shows that Murdoch University has increased both total applications and its market share of first preference applications to undergraduate courses for Western Australian state universities since 2014.

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