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18 October 2022

Joint research to alleviate the pain of arthritis

A collaboration between Sydney biotech firm Regeneus and a team of researchers from the University of Sydney is developing a novel treatment to interrupt the process that leads to pain in osteoarthritis, improving the quality of life of millions of people worldwide.
18 October 2022

Medtech company partners with researchers to improve arrhythmia outcomes

A Sydney-based medtech firm specialising in heart arrhythmia management has partnered with University of Sydney researchers to develop a novel technology that will improve therapeutic outcomes for people with heart rhythm disorders.
12 October 2022

Unique partnership revolutionising surgical imaging with robotics

A research collaboration between a world-leading medical device company and an award-winning physicist is promising clear, real-time imaging of moving organs during complex surgeries, de-risking these procedures and greatly improving patient outcomes.
11 October 2022

From budding journalist to medical care equity advocate

Dr Clare Skinner knew it was time for a career change when she found herself stuck on the sidelines. Now, she’s the president of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, an emergency care clinician, and a voice for patients and medical professionals everywhere.
11 October 2022

Words of wisdom from our alumni

We asked our alumni to reflect on their university experiences and pass on their words of wisdom to those embarking on a career in medicine and health.
07 October 2022

Meet the Poche Centre, Sydney's newest flagship research centre

The University of Sydney's newest Flagship Research Centre, the Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, takes on the world’s great challenges for common good

07 October 2022

13 Sydney researchers win Heart Foundation fellowships and awards

2022 Heart Foundation grants and honours have been announced, awarding 12 Sydney researchers in the faculty of medicine and health, and 1 from the faculty of science. 

27 July 2022

Nepean Clinical School making an environmental impact

Staff and students at the Nepean Clinical School have been saving unused consumables left over from clinical trials run at Nepean Hospital, previously destined for landfill. They have diverted the material's fate from landfill, and towards collection for sorting and redistribution.

21 July 2022

Staying Healthy in Winter

While winter can be a great time of year, providing cool relief from hot summers, colder temperatures bring the flu season and a greater risk of other problems. Our health researchers offer the following expert advice for staying healthy this season.
06 July 2022

Diphtheria is back in Australia, here’s why – and how vaccines can prevent its spread

An unvaccinated toddler from the far north coast of New South Wales is in intensive care after catching respiratory diphtheria (diphtheria of the throat). A six-year-old close family contact is also infected.