department of health

WA hospitals urged to ‘close the gap’ in Aboriginal maternity care

April 10th, 2018

A four-year study led by respected Murdoch University maternal health researchers has found that more Aboriginal midwives and culturally secure care in WA hospitals are critical to closing the gap in maternity care and childbirth outcomes for Aboriginal mothers and their babies.

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WA researchers gather for Science on the Swan

May 2nd, 2017

Murdoch University researchers will join a gathering of international experts to discuss the health of people and animals in WA and around the world. Beginning today, WA’s annual premier health and medical research meeting Science on the Swan will focus on new discoveries in One Health medicine.

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Major grant to build world’s first precision medicine research centre for infants and children

October 21st, 2015

Dr Andrew Currie

The world’s first centre specialising in precision medicine for infants and young children has been funded at Murdoch University.

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International spotlight for WA’s Science on the Swan

April 21st, 2015

Professor Simon Mallal

Recent advances in personalised medicine were the focus of an international workshop held at Murdoch University this week as a pre-conference event for Science on the Swan.

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