Sir Walter Murdoch School

Health industry challenges addressed at seminar series

July 6th, 2016

Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci

Some of the biggest names in Australian healthcare will be gathering at Murdoch University in July to discuss leadership and how to overcome the key challenges facing the industry.

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Murdoch student’s ‘experience of a lifetime’ at climate change talks

January 6th, 2016

Claire Smith at the COP 21 entrance

A Murdoch University student who attended crucial climate change talks in Paris thanks to a generous scholarship said the trip was the “experience of a lifetime”.

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International students inspire with Australian Award success

December 9th, 2015

Murdoch master degree students Ei Hnin Phyu Htun and Jonathan Kelly were recipients of Australia Awards

Two master degree students whose time in Perth was funded by the Australian Awards program, have spoken of broadening their academic knowledge and understanding of global cultural diversity while studying at Murdoch University.

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Mandatory health insurance urgently needed

November 19th, 2015

Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci is calling for an overhaul of the Australian health care system

A new report co-written by a Murdoch University economist calls for one of the greatest health care overhauls since the introduction of Medicare.

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Murdoch student gains climate policy insight before key UN meeting

October 19th, 2015

Claire Smith

A Sir Walter Murdoch School Masters student is preparing to attend the UN’s annual Conference of Parties (COP21), a crucial international meeting on climate change in Paris in December after consulting with Australia’s leaders in Canberra.

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Opinion: Private patients may stretch Fiona Stanley Hospital

October 5th, 2015

Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci

In an opinion piece for The West Australian, Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci and Dr Martin Whitely ask whether private patients opting to be treated at Fiona Stanley Hospital are driving unexpected demand.

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Student given chance to rub shoulders with world leaders

July 28th, 2015

Claire Smith square small

Sir Walter Murdoch School masters student, Claire Smith, has been given the opportunity of a lifetime after being chosen for a scholarship that will see her meet Australia’s leaders in Canberra before heading to Paris to take part in the COP21, the UN’s crucial international conference on climate change.

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Murdoch student claims influential think tank role

December 9th, 2014

A Murdoch University graduate student has won a scholarship to work for a leading public policy think tank in Melbourne.

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Opinion: How Australia became the ‘odd man in’

November 11th, 2014

As the G20 summit in Brisbane nears, Professor Benjamin Reilly traces the history of Australia’s rise as a major world power and urges Australian politicians to make the most of the opportunity.

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Murdoch’s key role in public sector conference

November 5th, 2014

Murdoch University academics and students were active participants in the 2014 Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) International Conference which was held in Perth last week.

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