Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Vice-Chancellor appointed to aged care taskforce
Fri 03 Nov 2017
Swinburne Vice-Chancellor has been appointed to an expert taskforce focused on supporting safe, quality aged care for senior Australians.
Understanding filicide will help prevent it
Thu 02 Nov 2017
Filicide, the killing of a child by their parent or caregiver, is estimated to account for 18 to 25% of family homicide cases in Australia.
Aboriginal tenants at an energy related disadvantage
Mon 30 Oct 2017
Swinburne research finds a majority of aboriginal tenants live in homes with poor energy efficiency.
Workers exposed to traumatic events benefit from funding
Thu 26 Oct 2017
The Healthy Living Design Hub will focus real-life health issues and be located at the Swinburne Innovation Precinct.
Forensic researchers win gold with Vic Police
Swinburne forensic researchers work with Victoria Police and Forensicare to produce award winning project.
Healthy half-time snacks promote healthy habits
Fri 20 Oct 2017
Providing healthier food at junior sport improves dietary outcomes, Swinburne research shows.
Reward system `broken’ for those with bipolar disorder
Tue 17 Oct 2017
Bipolar expert says sufferers have `broken’ reward system
NHRMC fellowship awarded to Swinburne researcher
Mon 16 Oct 2017
Dr Eric Tan has been awarded a National Health and Medical Research Council fellowship to research schizophrenia relapse.
Tablets can teach kids to solve real-world problems
Thu 12 Oct 2017
Research confirms that young children can apply puzzle solving skills learnt from touchscreen tablets to real world scenarios.
Online research program to help those with bipolar
Wed 11 Oct 2017
The research program ORBIT is designed to help those with late stage bipolar disorder.