Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Can’t do what you need to do in a public toilet? You’re not alone – and there’s help
Wed 22 Jan 2020
Anxiety around going to the toilet in a public place is a recognised mental health condition but help is available
Improving detection and treatment of depression in people with MS
MS Research Australia has awarded a grant to Dr Lisa Grech for her study that will treat and detect depression in people with MS.
It’s time to stop viewing dating apps as a risk
Tue 10 Dec 2019
Australians using online dating apps understand the risks involved and are sharing new skills for pursuing safe interactions.
How hospital design supports children, young people and their families
Thu 05 Dec 2019
Lecturer in Architectural Design, Dr Stephanie Liddicoat, explores how hospital design affects mental health and wellbeing, particularly in young people.
Meet the Swinburne researcher taking her studies on family violence to the frontline
Thu 21 Nov 2019
Associate Professor Troy McEwan’s research into gender-based violence and stalking has changed how Victorian authorities assess violent behaviours.
Swinburne’s science achievements recognised by improved rankings
Wed 20 Nov 2019
New Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject places Swinburne in the top 201-250 for physical sciences.
This laundry is changing the vicious cycle of unemployment and mental illness
Thu 07 Nov 2019
More employers prepared to give people with mental health challenges a go are needed.
Dr Elaine Saunders named a fellow of AATE
Mon 28 Oct 2019
Dr Elaine Saunders has been elected a fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering, recognising her history of entrepreneurship.
Illustrations communicate key health messages
Thu 24 Oct 2019
Master of Design student creates illustrations for Jean Hailes for Women’s Health toolkit.
Swinburne and Medical Connect democratise air travel
Mon 21 Oct 2019
Swinburne and Medical Connect is one step closer to an accessible and affordable air transport solution for customers with medical and physical disability.