The Faculty offers a range of awards to recognise and reward outstanding contributions in teaching and to further the development of scholarly practice in learning and teaching.
An innovative new spinal fusion device that is simpler and cheaper than existing technology and avoids the need for more invasive surgery and bone grafts will enter human trials next year, UNSW Australia researchers say.
Minister for Health Sussan Ley presented the annual National Health and Medical Research Council Research Excellence Awards at the prestigious NHMRC Council dinner in Canberra, on 22nd September. Sixteen researchers received awards for having the top-ranking grant application in their category.
Announcing the 43rd Annual Tow Research Awards, which will be held on Friday November 20th at the Edmund Blacket Building, Prince of Wales Hospital. Over $15,000 in prizes are awarded, including travel awards to present your work at a national or international conference.
UNSW researchers have discovered a method for disrupting the spread of ovarian cancer, by blocking receptors present on the surface of cancer cells.
This year was the inaugural 3 Minute Thesis competition for Medicine ILP students, and on 2 October the Faculty invited finalists to present. These were captivating talks on research being undertaken by undergraduate students, and presentations were all of a very high standard.
Six high-achieving UNSW researchers have been recognised in the '100 Women of Influence Awards for 2015’.
Teenagers who smoke cannabis at least once a week are less likely to finish school, enrol in university or obtain a degree, according to UNSW research that challenges notions that the drug is less harmful than alcohol.