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The EMRI team at the Asian Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference in Melbourne

The team from the Exercise Medicine Research Institute presented at the 18th Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference in Melbourne.

Dr Nic Hart featured in Movember's awareness of World Cancer Day

Exercise Medicine Research Institute’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dr Nic Hart, is featured on the Movember Foundation website.  The article brings awareness to World Cancer Day on 4th February and showcases exercise and cancer research helping men affected with prostate cancer to feel better, move better and live longer.

Latest university news

Research questions self-harm as cry for help

Thursday, 18 January 2018

While self-harm has long been thought of as a cry for help, a research review finds the majority of people do it to relieve emotional distress.

Research suggests public favour rehabilitation over punitive punishment for young offenders

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

The public has a more sophisticated view of sentencing for young offenders than is often portrayed by advocates of law and order policies, research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) reveals. A survey of over 500 participants and 72 interviews has revealed that rehabilitation is the public’s primary concern.

New initiative aims to improve cancer outcomes in liver disease

Tuesday, 09 January 2018

A new initiative from Fiona Stanley Hospital and Edith Cowan University is set to improve research training and provide real-time tracking of outcomes for liver cancer. The hope is that Improving the Cancer Outcomes in Liver Disease (iCOILD) initiative will improve outcomes for a disease that costs Australians over $5 billion annually and sees more than 100 patients undergoing treatment at Fiona Stanley Hospital every week.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Season Two of the Lotterywest Films has been released. Check out the films showing at the ECU Joondalup Pines on our Joondalup Campus as part of the…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

One-day Cyber Security Awareness workshops in Perth and Bunbury: ideal for middle managers, senior manager, small business owners and executives…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

A quick explanation of our UniPrep courses, and how they offer an alternative entry pathway to a university degree. See more:…

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