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10 April 2024

Sydney leads new trial of youth vaping schools program

The University of Sydney is leading a new approach to reduce the number of young people vaping and smoking in a trial in schools across the country.
04 April 2024

Historic grant to improve intersex people's health and wellbeing

A University of Sydney-led research project has been awarded funding from the Medical Research Future Fund to improve the health and wellbeing of people of all ages with innate variations in sex characteristics.
28 March 2024

Medicine and health researchers honoured with NHMRC Research Excellence Awards

Professor Katy Bell, Professor Anthony Don and Dr Johanna Birrell, researchers from the Faculty of Medicine and Health, have been awarded NHMRC Research Excellence Awards.
25 March 2024

'Urgent and sustainable' action needed to safeguard health: MJA-Lancet Countdown

Leading scientists behind the latest MJA-Lancet Countdown report call for urgent and sustainable action to safeguard against the health impacts of climate change.
25 March 2024

Harnessing AI to make CT scans safer, faster and more sustainable

From the University of Sydney to Oxford University, Master of Surgery graduate Professor Regent Lee wears many hats as he pioneers new clinical imaging technology.