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  • Dr Marc Sim, Professor Caroline Finch AO and Professor SImon Laws
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    Media marvels recognised at ECU awards ceremony

    The annual ECU media awards have been held to celebrate the most outstanding research media campaigns and contributors to The Conversation in 2023. This year’s event welcomed new media talent, and welcomed back some ‘Hall of Famers’.

Prof-Amanda-Devine
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published
July 2023
ECU leader announced as 2023 WA Scientist of the Year finalist
Edith Cowan University's Professor Amanda Devine has been announced as a finalist for the 2023 WA Scientist of the Year...
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dr-catherine-bondonno
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July 2023
New ideas on the boil are the future of health research and innovation
Research on Immunotherapy and Melanoma and facilitating early identification of osteoporosis are among the winning ideas granted funding for further...
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hungry-for-change
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June 2023
WA Government turns to ECU for food security parliamentary report
Edith Cowan University's (ECU) extensive research and expertise in food security issues has formed the basis for a new report...
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Mother and child playing together
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June 2023
Happy parenting – prevention is better than cure
Many parenting interventions emphasise skills training after problems develop, as opposed to establishing a strong parent-child relationship from early on....
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rae-chi-huang
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June 2023
Timing of childhood adversity and epigenetic patterns across childhood and adolescence
Childhood adversity can have a considerable impact on child and adolescent health. Associate Professor Rae-Chi was part of a recent...
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Vegetables arranged in a heart shape.
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April 2023
Unlocking a heart-healthy diet: the power of vegetables
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in Australia, with one person dying of CVD every 13 minutes....
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respectful-parenting
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published
March 2023
Funding to reduce stress for new parents – and benefit the whole family
It’s well known the first year of life is vital for a child’s development, but can also be one of...
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Associate Professor Joshua Lewis
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March 2023
Major funding announcement for ECU to lead global cardiovascular disease research team
Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers will lead a global team researching how to better prevent a novel aspect of cardiovascular...
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Dr Liezhou Zhong
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March 2023
ECU’s ‘Emerging Leaders’ win State Government health research funding
Four Edith Cowan University health researchers have won hundreds of thousands of dollars as part of the WA Near-Miss Awards:...
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marc-lauren
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published
March 2023
Cooking tips to prevent injury from falls
Researchers are constantly growing their understanding of how nutrition affects various aspects of our lives, however it is just as...
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3d printed food.
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February 2023
3D food printing to nourish vulnerable Australians
Poor nutrition contributes to more deaths globally than any other factor including smoking and inadequate physical activity. It is estimated...
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published
December 2022
Stretching In Our Hypermobile Athletes: Is It Ever A Good Idea?
What is the point of stretching? Should we or should we not be stretching remains one of the topics within...
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