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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Semen & Pregnancy, it’s not just about the sperm

Seminal fluid is important not just as a vehicle for sperm, but also as a trigger for immune re-activity in tissues exposed to it. It’s an idea the Robinson Institute’s Professor Sarah Robertson has explored comprehensively in animals over her career spanning more than 20 years in reproductive immunology. In 2012, Sarah and her colleagues published two […]

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University Phone Prefix – ‘8303’ to be replaced with ‘8313’

From the 31st of December 2012, The University of Adelaide will no longer be using  the ‘8303’ prefix. All University phone numbers will instead start with the ‘8313’ prefix. To enable a smooth transition from December 2012 through to the end of January 2013 anyone dialing an ‘8303’ prefix will hear a recorded message telling […]

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Last days to register an internship project funded by the German Academic Exchange Program (DAAD)

DAAD supported projects  (in 2012 DAAD supported 241 projects) by funding undergraduate German students to serve as research assistants. Students in the early stages of their studies who have an excellent background in the fields of engineering, natural sciences, and related disciplines, including earth sciences, and the ambition to work abroad and gain hands-on research […]

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IHPA Activity Based Funding Conference 2013

The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) is pleased to announce its Activity Based Funding Conference 2013. As a key stakeholder we would like to invite members of your association or organisation to attend the conference. Request for help – if you are able to help us promote the conference through your communication channels we would […]

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AH&MR Congress

The 2012 event marks 10 years since our first Congress. In that time, we have welcomed over 8000 delegates from more than 60 partnering societies to share their research in a multi-disciplinary scientific meeting. The 2012 Congress promises to build upon this foundation and again deliver an outstanding line up of international and national researchers […]

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Better blood transfusions for preterm babies

Results of new research from the University of Adelaide are a promising step forward in helping to improve the quality of life-saving blood transfusions for preterm babies, by reducing the likelihood of adverse inflammatory responses to the blood. Blood transfusions are among the most common medical procedures experienced by preterm babies, who are often anaemic […]

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Top teaching prize for Associate Professor Mounir Ghabriel

A University of Adelaide staff member who uses body painting and digital animation of body parts to teach anatomy to students has been named as one of Australia’s best university teachers at an awards ceremony in Canberra. The Minister for Tertiary Education, Senator the Hon. Chris Evans, has announced that the University of Adelaide’s Associate Professor […]

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Submissions for the December 2012 Issue of The Roar

The editorial deadline for the December issue of The Roar is Wednesday 21 November. Please send your news and events to julie.marshall@adelaide.edu.au before the date. View the latest issue of The Roar.

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Final Graduate Research Seminar Series for 2012

The Joanna Briggs Institute, School of Translational Health Science, is pleased to extend an invitation to attend the final Graduate Research Seminar Series for 2012. Join the audience to hear guest speakers, Leader of the Opposition, Isobel Redmond and Professorial Fellow, Dr Rob Morrison OAM speak on transforming healthcare and communicating research to the next […]

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Free public event: New insights into men’s health

Sleep disorders, obesity, sensitive bladders and stress are among the many men’s health issues to be discussed at a free public seminar being held in Adelaide this Friday 16 November.   Hosted by the University of Adelaide and the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health, the event – called New insights into men’s health – will be held from 1.00pm-5.00pm in the Great […]

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