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Friday 24 June 2022

We asked the public about being lonely during lockdowns. For many, Zoom calls weren’t enough – and some still haven’t recovered

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Wednesday 22 June 2022

UOW to conduct study on the pandemic experience of essential workers

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Stories

Girls’ mental health has been affected more than boys’ during the pandemic

New research finds that school-aged girls’ mental wellbeing has been disproportionately affected by the COVID pandemic when compared with boys

Health workforce boost welcomed

Transformation of UOW’s Liverpool and Loftus campuses will aid efforts to train new healthcare workers

Pandemic’s impact on individual health and wellbeing is taking its toll

UOW study reveals the affect social determinants have on wellbeing in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic

Dean of Graduate Medicine appointed

Professor Zsuzsoka Kecskes brings strong record as academic, leader and neonatologist to the role

New scholarship to help disadvantaged students become next generation of nurses

The Order of the Eastern Star Wollongong Chapter 59 gifts $200,000 to UOW to fund 10 years of scholarships

Research into breast injuries to boost global awareness of female athletes and coaches

UOW researcher travels to the international women's cricket competition in Dubai to lead her health project


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