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May 2017

UTS:Health extends congratulations to all graduates and prize winners on their achievements
Student midwife Zoe "catches" UTS staff member Liz Morgan-Brett's baby

April 2017

Faculty of Health addresses significant burden of mental health and substance use in Australia.
Associate Professor Dawson presents findings of ARC funded study on the use of focus groups at AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference
Australian Midwifery Workplace Culture study continues to validate findings on midwives’ views on their work environment.
Early Career Research (ECR) grant funds pilot study on improving implementation of electronic medication management systems (EMMS).

March 2017

Honorary Professor shares disturbing findings on sexual minority women’s mental health at her recent research seminar.
Contemporary Sports Medicine practice supports the World Champion German National Football Team
UTS Midwifery lecturer and PhD candidate Allison Cummins has found graduates are not getting enough ‘continuity of care’ opportunities
In the spirit of International Women’s Day 2017, the Faculty of Health and guests wore purple to be bold for change
UTS Nursing student Felicity Dick-Smith's article has been published in the “Student Corner” section of Contemporary Nurse
Women in STEMM features a panel of noteworthy women discussing challenges and future plans for women in STEMM industries
UTS is ranked number one in Australia and fourth in the world for Nursing in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017
The book titled ‘Supporting Women for Labour and Birth: A Thoughtful Guide’ presents techniques and insights for women and practitioners experiencing childbirth.
ARCCIM's Dr Jon Wardle was recently awarded prestigious NHMRC grant for his research project focused on vaccination information for parents.

February 2017

The UTS Faculty of Health has appointed three Distinguished Professors
PaCCSC Chief Investigator takes up new role as Professor of Palliative Medicine
Faculty of Health Researcher noted for his contribution to increased recognition of sport and exercise science
Health summer school workshops show high school students what it’s like to work in health care
The ARDC at Moore Park's sporting precinct will house state-of-the-art UTS sport science facilities
Professor Maguire will join the Faculty of Health as a Professor of Nursing

January 2017

UTS Nursing student Phillipa Kensit recognised as winner of the prestigious Zonta Award
Congratulations to Professor Christine Duffield, newly-elected President of the Australian College of Nurses

December 2016

Another successful RSF event for the Faculty of Health.
Nurses and midwives from Fiji, Nauru, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau and Tuvalu completed a two-week workshop in leadership at UTS as part of a fellowship
Think:Health cultivates and articulates the best in health research and news
Dr Newton recently appointed fellow of Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
Professor Meera Agar leads high-impact study into the effects of antipsychotic medicines in treating the delirium of hospice and palliative care
Congratulations to Professor Jane Stein-Parbury in receiving the title of Emertius Professor by the chancellor
Faculty of Health HDR student Mark Goodhew, receives honorable mention at the Late Breakers Session of APSAD Conference 2016