Discover the latest health news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne’s Centre for Mental Health launches
Tue 12 Dec 2017
The Swinburne Centre for Mental Health has launched with a keynote presentation from Professor Gin Malhi.
Social phobia linked to autism and schizophrenia
Mon 11 Dec 2017
New research shows that people who find social situations difficult tend to have similar brain responses to those with schizophrenia or autism.
Next-generation condom named Medtech finalist
Fri 08 Dec 2017
A project to create a next-generation condom has been named a finalist in the 2017 National MedTech’s Got Talent Gala Finals.
New support program to help women facing trauma
Wed 06 Dec 2017
Swinburne and Access Health and Community to support women experiencing interpersonal trauma.
Swinburne Bachelor of Nursing accredited
Mon 04 Dec 2017
Students will learn with simulated and real-life patients under Swinburne’s newly accredited Bachelor of Nursing degree.
Makeathon to create new technology in 72 hours
Thu 23 Nov 2017
Volunteers team up to find solutions for Australians living with disabilities.
Child abuse is due to a disregard for children’s rights
Wed 15 Nov 2017
A disregard for the rights of children has led to sexual abuse in institutional environments royal commission chair has told a Swinburne lecture.
Discovery could impact neurodegenerative diseases
Thu 09 Nov 2017
Neurodegenerative diseases could be stopped in their tracks due to new research.
Pelvic floor health campaign launched
One in eight women experience bladder leakage says a new public health campaign.
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.