Director of G-TRAC Centre, Professor Renuka Visvanathan gave her inaugural lecture this year on ‘Achieving Healthy Ageing by better addressing Nutritional Frailty’. The popular lecture covered important research being undertaken at the University of Adelaide on this vital national research priority.
G-TRAC has celebrated a year since its official opening at an event with partners, community members and students. We have a had a an excellent start to 2014 welcoming our new students and launching our 2014 seminar series ‘Challenges of Care in an Ageing Population’. We are also pleased to announce our new G-TRAC Consumer […]
Congratulations to Dr Harris Eyre, PhD candidate in Psychiatry, who will receive a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to study in the United States of America. See the University Media Release for more details.
This week, Adelaide G-TRAC Centre celebrates 1 year since the official opening of the centre in 2013. Director Professor Renuka Visvanathan congratulated the centre for a successful year. Professor Visvanathan also thanked the Friends of G-TRAC, our partners and community for supporting the centre’s programs and initiatives. The ‘G-TRAC Turns 1′ celebration was held on […]
It’s been a fantastic year for the Adelaide G-TRAC Centre which officially opened in February 2013. Our Teaching and Training program has received incredibly positive feedback from students, consumers and age care workers. Our Seminar Series ‘Challenges of Care in an Ageing Population’ has been praised by attendees. Our community engagement events have been a […]
The 7th Annual FHS Postgraduate Research Conference took place on Thursday, 29 August at the National Wine Centre of Australia. The School of Medicine congratulates the prize recipients at this competitive and well-attended event. During the morning sessions over 100 postgraduate research students presented posters of their research to reviewers, other postgraduates and staff members. […]
Congratulations to Adam Deane and Michael Horowitz Congratulations to Adam Deane and Michael Horowitz on their fantastic success in the 2013 Science Excellence Awards, held in the Adelaide Town Hall on Friday 16th August 2013. Adam Deane won the award for excellence in the category of Early Career STEM Professional –Health and Life Sciences. Adam and Michael […]
The School said farewell to two long standing members of its staff on Thursday 25th July. Neville De Young and Ann Francis. Neville has been with the University of Adelaide for 43 years and has worked in various areas, finishing up his time in the Discipline of Surgery as a Senior Research Officer and OH&S […]
Professor Prash Sanders has recently received a prestigious NHMRC Achievement Award for the highest ranked Practitioner Fellowship. His application – “Prevention and management of atrial fibrillation: a new paradigm” includes a translational series of studies that focus on reducing hospitalisation, reducing stroke risk, improving mortality and prevention. It aims to build research infrastructure in heart […]
Dr Shailaja Nair was awarded the RM Gibson Prize at the Australia and New Zealand Society For Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting on the 18th of June 2013 for her platform presentation ‘Intermittent Walking: A Potential Treatment Strategy For Older People With Post-prandial Hypotension’. She is currently enrolled in a Masters of Philosophy in Clinical […]