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QUT ARC Future Fellowships announced

03-08-2018 A research project that mimics nature to create sustainable environmental and energy applications, and another focussed on helping the human body clock adjust to the impact of artificial lighting in homes and workplaces, are two of four QUT-based projects awarded more than $3.5M in Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (ARC) funding for 2018.

Clayton Adam Florence Wilson Awards: Expressions of interest now accepted

01-08-2018 Expressions of interest are now open to current and future students in biomechanics and spine research for the Clayton Adam Florence Wilson Award.

Tony McAvoy SC is QUT Alumnus of the Year 2018

07-08-2018 Australia's first Indigenous Senior Counsel Tony McAvoy graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from QUT in 1988. He was named QUT Alumnus of the Year 2018 today and also received the Faculty of Law’s Outstanding Alumni Award.

Making love can make men sad too: QUT research

31-07-2018 A world-first study by QUT researchers concludes men can and do suffer from Postcoital Dysphoria (PCD) which results in feelings of sadness, tearfulness or irritability following sex.

Native Aussie plant kills dengue virus in QUT lab tests

27-07-2018 QUT researchers have found a native Australian plant can kill all four strains of the dengue virus.

Gut feel: a clinical trial on probiotics for depression 

25-07-2018 QUT is leading a clinical trial to assess whether a probiotic nutraceutical can help in the management of depression.

Birth study empowers pregnant women

23-07-2018 New QUT research has shed light on why some women have ‘normal’ births and many don’t, delivering vital information to help women make more informed maternity care decisions.   

Overuse of antibiotics not what the doctor ordered

19-07-2018 With increased use of antibiotics worldwide linked to growing antibiotic resistance, a world-first study co-authored by a QUT researcher has highlighted the growing impact of non-prescription supply of antibiotics in community pharmacies, and the urgent need for better enforcement of laws.

Tell us what you really think of your healthcare

17-07-2018 Everyone is a patient at some point in their lives and QUT is seeking 1000-plus Australians to participate in a survey about their experiences when talking with primary healthcare practitioners such as doctors and dentists, and x-ray clinic and pathology staff.

My Health Record promotes patient empowerment

16-07-2018 An online health record will be created for every Australian who has contact with healthcare providers, if they do not opt out of the system from today, July 16, up until October 15.

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