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PowerFest '18Powerfest

On December 7th the Inaugural PowerFest Conference was hosted by PowerLab. Over 80 delegates received presentations from International and National speakers.

Mapping out our health Thomas

Social scientist Dr Xiaoqi Feng spent her childhood in one of the world’s largest cities, Beijing, and learned …

UOW Impact MakersThomas

Getting nature back into cities to help keep us healthy, happy and out of hospital.

Translate evidence during National Diabetes WeekThomas

A/Prof Astell-Burt translates evidence during National Diabetes Week

PowerLab HDR Conference presentersThomas

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

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: 21 December, 2018