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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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

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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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Frontline counselling experience helps Masters students and the Whealtbelt community

December 11th, 2015

Master of Counselling students Yvette Patrick and Andre Burton

An 18-week work placement in the Wheatbelt has propelled the development of two Master of Counselling students Yvette Patrick and Andre Burton, and in the process helped members of the region suffering from mental health issues.

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Researcher's key role in Nyungar community success story

October 22nd, 2014

A Murdoch University researcher has been closely involved with the rejuvenation of an Aboriginal community centre in Pinjarra, which will officially reopen on Tuesday, October 28.

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A meeting of the minds in Mandurah

May 21st, 2013

The Murdoch University Senate met in Mandurah last week to discuss the role Murdoch’s Peel campus will play in the future of the region.

City of Mandurah Mayor Paddi Creevey and CEO Mark Newman addressed the meeting, outlining some of the major challenges facing the Peel region.

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New recommendations in bedsharing debate

April 29th, 2013

According to Associate Professor Catherine Fetherston, warnings against bedsharing are not well supported by evidence and do not meet the needs of mothers and babies.

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