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Dementia an extra challenge in natural disasters

20-04-2018 Natural disasters are traumatic for anyone involved but the dangers are even greater for people with dementia. A new guide from the QUT-based Dementia Centre for Research Collaboration: Carers and Consumers (DCRC-CC) aims to prepare those who care for people with dementia to cope.

Medical 3D printing breakthroughs: tomorrow's medicine

19-04-2018 Australia’s leadership in 3D printing in medicine and health care has leapt ahead with an ARC training centre dedicated to cutting-edge research in close collaboration with hospitals and industry to rapidly translate lab findings into practical patient benefits.

Transforming health delivery and tackling food waste

17-04-2018 QUT is a research partner in two new research centres that aim to transform health delivery and tackle food waste.

New road safety manual for taxi industry

12-04-2018 In another positive step to improving road safety, a new safe driving guide has been developed by QUT for taxi operators, owners and drivers.

Online resource to improve end-of-life care

12-04-2018 Health and palliative care workers now have a new online resource that provides them with direct access to information and practical materials they can use when caring for older Australians.

Feeding fussy eaters needn't be a battleground

10-04-2018 An analysis of the worries of parents driven to desperation over their child’s ‘fussy’ eating who called the Child Health Line has revealed many parents view child feeding time as a battleground.

Bridge Program 2018: The Innovation Economy in practice

09-04-2018 Scientists, academics, medical and pharmaceutical industry professionals and entrepreneurs who could help bring new Australian drug discoveries to pharmacy shelves will join The Bridge Program 2018 launch in Melbourne today (Monday, April 9).

Better roads essential for safer cycling

06-04-2018 A  QUT-led study of Queensland motorists and cyclists recommends that efforts to improve cyclist safety during overtaking events should focus on improving roadway infrastructure.

Dance aids healthier ageing

05-04-2018 Queensland Ballet and QUT today released the results of a joint project examining the health and wellbeing benefits of ballet for older Australians.

Slip, slop, App: download SunVisor for Gold Coast sun safety

29-03-2018 The Gold Coast will be abuzz in April with athletes and visitors from around the world. QUT researchers have partnered with SunVisor to use the app’s AI (artificial intelligence) technology to provide personalised sun safe advice.


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