More than 70,000 people from around the world have signed up for The University of Queensland’s first free online course, due to start on Monday 3 March.

28 February 2014

The University of Queensland has appointed an internationally recognised academic as the new Head of the School of Dentistry.

25 February 2014

Internet searches and the use of social media by unwell Australians searching for an online diagnosis could help detect epidemics and disease outbreaks much quicker than traditional methods, a University of Queensland researcher has found.

24 February 2014

Federal and State Governments should ensure The University of Queensland’s Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is accessible to all families, the program’s founder told a conference in Sydney yesterday (20 February).

21 February 2014

A University of Queensland study has challenged perceptions about women providing care for disabled, ill or frail family members.

20 February 2014

The University of Queensland has been awarded more than $26 million for health and medical research, to investigate cancer treatments, pain relief, dengue fever vaccinations and more.

18 February 2014

Director of The University of Queensland’s Centre for Research on Exercise, Physical Activity and Health (CRExPAH), Professor Wendy Brown, is the lead author of the new guidelines released on Tuesday by the Australian Government Department of Health.

14 February 2014

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8 February 2014

New insights into how foot muscles support the arch of the foot could spark a change in the design of running shoes, following a study led by The University of Queensland.

7 February 2014

Given a choice between enjoying the sun and surf or speeding down a hill headfirst at over 120 kph on a sled with no brakes, many of us would opt for the warmth and relative safety of the beach. Not so for UQ School of Health and...

7 February 2014

A listing of Australia’s highest achievers in health and medical research has included four high flyers from The University of Queensland’s (UQ’s) Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

5 February 2014

Shivering against the cold may have the added benefit of burning body fat, a new study led by a University of Queensland researcher has found.

4 February 2014

UQ Centre for Clinical Research Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Dr James Scott has developed new guidelines for the safe prescription of a common acne drug linked with suicide and depression.

4 February 2014

New Doctor of Medicine (MD) program will enhance global opportunities for UQ's medical students

4 February 2014

Researcher Wolbert van den Hoorn from the UQ School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) said the study found that “text zombies”, or people checking their phones while walking were sacrificing their speed, balance, posture and ability to...

3 February 2014

University of Queensland researchers have made a surprise discovery about how the brain plans movement that may lead to more targeted treatments for patients with Parkinson’s disease.

3 February 2014

UQ School of Human Movement Studies PhD student Emma McMahon has monitored factors relating to heart and kidney health.

31 January 2014

A University of Queensland study has found high-intensity short-duration exercise provides better results than the recommended 30 minutes of daily exercise.

30 January 2014

A study from The University of Queensland, led by researcher Maike Neuhaus, found that a multicomponent intervention program was far more effective in getting office staff to stand up, than stand-up work stations alone.

29 January 2014

“The University of Queensland is delighted that members of its staff and alumni have received public recognition of their significant national and international contributions,” Professor Høj said.

28 January 2014