health

Murdoch’s mobile vet clinics improve dog health in the regions

November 10th, 2017

Animal welfare and community health have improved in regional Aboriginal communities as a result of a mobile veterinary clinic provided by Murdoch University College of Veterinary Medicine.

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Digital disruption the key to future healthcare

October 11th, 2017

Professor Matthew Bellgard will present the prestigious Dennis Moore Oration for the annual Australian Computer Society in Western Australia, speaking on how we need to embrace digital disruption to advance clinical research.

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Health symposium to improve outcomes for WA families

October 10th, 2017

Health researchers from Murdoch University played a key role in a recent symposium on mental health during pregnancy. Murdoch University’s Professor Megan Galbally jointly organised the event with King Edward Memorial Hospital and Fiona Stanley Hospital.

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Cricket chief bowled over at Murdoch

September 15th, 2017

Murdoch University played host when Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland trained with the state’s top cricketers with disabilities.

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Murdoch to broaden Indo-Pacific experiences for students

August 25th, 2017

Murdoch University was today awarded $310,200 in new funding from the Australian Government to enable 94 students to participate in nine mobility projects across the Indo-Pacific in 2018.

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Federal recognition for health network

June 16th, 2017

Health leaders gathered at Murdoch University this week as the Federal government awarded official accreditation to the Western Australian Health Translation Network (WAHTN).

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Murdoch professors receive Australia Day Honours

January 31st, 2017

Professor Bittles was one of two professors honoured on Australia Day

The life works of two Murdoch professors have recognised with prestigious honours during the 2017 Australia Day Awards.

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Opinion: Devices in schools and at home means too much screen time for kids

August 17th, 2015

Dr Margaret Merga

In an article for The Conversation, School of Education academic Dr Margaret Merga asks whether guidelines for device screen time need to be adjusted for school children.

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Research asks how WA is really feeling

February 5th, 2013

An ongoing study at Murdoch University is attempting to get a clear picture of how Western Australians really feel about their current lifestyles and society. And you can take part!

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Major gift to boost health research at Murdoch

March 3rd, 2011

A major gift from the McCusker Charitable Foundation to Murdoch University will support research into the disabling brain disease, multiple sclerosis – and support some of Australia's brightest young scientific minds.

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