News and Events

PowerLab - News & Events

Preventing Alzheimer’s disease Thomas

NHMRC Research Leadership Fellowship awarded for ground-breaking study...

Green Space for Healthy Start Professor Thomas Astell-Burt and Dr Xiaoqi Feng

Study of 10,000 Australian children demonstrates importance of greener neighbourhoods...

Diabetes and obesity epidemic rages

The rising tsunami of diabetes in Sydney’s western suburbs will overwhelm hospitals within 15 years and specialist...

Excellence in Research Awards

Outstanding Achievement In Research Partnership Award for the project ‘Taking The Heat Out Of Our Hotspot’...

Woman of Impact

The UOW Women of Impact initiative was launched to a packed house in July, celebrating the contribution of women...

Tackling diabetes

If current trends are allowed to continue, type 2 diabetes and associated complications such as kidney failure, blindness...

Greener neighbourhoods, healthy start

New adventures in population wellbeing and environment research. The idea that green, open spaces can promote...

Last reviewed: 10 August, 2017