A leading authority on asthma is available to speak to media in the lead-up to World Asthma Day on 6 May 2014. Professor Peter Sly, from the Queensland Children’s Medical Research Institute (QCMRI) at The University of Queensland, is recognised...

1 May 2014

Two projects led by Dr Stephanie Tobin from UQ’s School of Psychology have identified the effects social networking sites have on users’ feelings of social belonging.

29 April 2014

Helping new parents give their babies the best start in life is the focus of a program developed by The University of Queensland’s world-renowned Triple P – Positive Parenting Program.

29 April 2014

The International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (IJSLP) has retracted an academic paper and is expected to publish a ‘reader alert’ for a second paper following advice from the University of Queensland.

28 April 2014

The University of Queensland will again be bathed in red for the month of May to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis.

23 April 2014

Queensland Minister of Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts Ian Walker has announced that the Government will inject $1 million into the Medical Research Commercialisation Fund (MRCF).

17 April 2014

A team of UQ researchers is helping Australian world heavyweight title contender Alex Leapai prepare to win the heavyweight championship of the world in Germany later this month.

15 April 2014

A breakthrough treatment for hepatitis C that halves treatment time has been developed in an international clinical trial that included The University of Queensland.

15 April 2014

An Australian company developing a chronic pain treatment based on research at The University of Queensland (UQ) has attracted US$45 million (AU$48M) to advance development of the drug, EMA401.

11 April 2014

Whooping cough vaccine protects infants and young children but booster doses wear off quickly, according to University of Queensland researchers.

8 April 2014

A smartphone app has been developed to help monitor and improve treatments for people with Parkinson’s disease.

8 April 2014

A lack of exercise is costing the Australian healthcare system $40 million a year for women alone, according to new research from The University of Queensland (UQ). Researchers from the Centre for Research Excellence in Women’s Health in the 21st...

8 April 2014

Two high achieving Biomedical Sciences students from The University of Queensland (UQ) have been awarded scholarships at the prestigious University of Oxford as part of a unique research alliance. Honours students, Hamish Lemmey and Vanessa Guymer...

8 April 2014

UQ’s School of Nursing and Midwifery has strengthened its partnership with the Mater Hospital and UQ-Mater Research Institute following the joint appointment of Sue Kildea as the first Professor of Midwifery at UQ.

7 April 2014

The University of Queensland Centre for Advanced Imaging is offering the online Introduction to Biomedical Imaging BIOIMG101x course through UQx from next week (7 April).

3 April 2014

University of Queensland research is investigating the effects textured shoe insoles have on walking problems associated with multiple sclerosis.

2 April 2014

A young researcher from The University of Queensland will network with Nobel Prize winners in Germany at one of the world’s most prestigious annual science events.

2 April 2014

An international study led by The University of Queensland has tracked a potentially devastating multi-drug resistant E. coli strain that is only one gene away from being resistant to almost all antibiotics.

1 April 2014

University of Queensland research is investigating if high intensity interval training is an effective treatment to improve health conditions in overweight children and adolescents.

31 March 2014

Some of Queensland’s finest minds will converge on The University of Queensland on Saturday, 29 March for TEDxUQ 2014 – to speak at the event themed “Old Ideas, New World”.

28 March 2014