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Wednesday 28 September 2022

Entrepreneurs share their business ideas as part of iAccelerate’s RISE program

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Wednesday 28 September 2022

UOW early career researchers awarded $1.3 million in funding

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Stories

Detectors weave their magic to aid cancer treatment

Researchers are developing devices to detect cancer and improve radiation treatment.

Bega nursing labs an investment in health and community

Supporting the health needs of the South Coast with construction of nursing simulation labs at UOW Bega. 

Understanding the assistive technology needs of people with mobility issues

A team of researchers at UOW is working to understand the mobility issues experienced by people over the age of 55 who are not being adequately supported by existing assistive mobility aids. 

Exercise coaching for City Council’s busy employees

Wollongong City Council (WCC) and UOW's School of Medicine are teaming up to conduct an exercise coaching initiative which will provide on-the-job training for final year Exercise Science students.

Award-winning autism program to be adapted for preschools

New preschool program to help foster compassion towards children with high-functioning autism.

Australian first camp to tackle mental illness

New initiative for people with a mental illness also trains next generation of Australian health professionals.


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