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Testosterone – When there is too much or not enough – ABC

The Director of the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health and Endocrinologist Professor Gary Wittert recently joined other national experts Professor Rob McLachlan, Medical Director of Healthy Male which provides resources on male reproductive and sexual health, and Helena Teede, Women’s Health at Monash University, in talking to ABC Radio’s Cassie McCullagh all about testosterone. Specifically why testosterone is so important […]

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Men’s Health nudges in on Bunnings Tradies Breakfast

Bunnings stores run regular Tradie Breakfasts to thank their Trade  customers for their business. Bunnings Munno Para West welcomed the opportunity for the Centre to partner with them on a breakfast with a difference in September. Men were given a goodie bag that included healthy lifestyle information including the CSIRO total well-being diet for men […]

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Young Blood Podcast hits top 100 in Australian mental health podcast chart

Since September 2019, 14 Young Blood podcasts have been produced and released by Callum MacPherson and Podbooth on Apple ITunes (https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/young-blood-mens-health-matters/id1480617800) and other podcast platforms (Blubrry, Listen Notes, Google, Podtail, Sticher) and promoted via Facebook , Instagram and Twitter. An industry set successful podcast is 100 – 500+ downloads per month (per episode), to annex […]

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Men’s Health Matters Podcast: Dr Sarah Appleton. The Sleeping Giant

Next up in our podcast series showcasing researchers from the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health at the University of Adelaide, we hear from Dr Sarah Appleton Post-doc Research Fellow (the University of Adelaide) talking to Cameron about sleep hygiene.  Sarah is based at both the Basil Hetzel Institute at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the South Australian […]

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Let’s be Frank – Primary Producer SA Men’s Health Initiative

For the Let’s be Frank video series  GO TO YOUTUBE PLAYLIST The Freemason’s Foundation Centre for Men’s Health has been collaborating with Sally Fisher, Healthy Farmers Advisor with Primary Producers SA to produce a series of short videos that cover common men’s health problems like sleep apnoea, depression, prostate cancer, lower urinary tract symptoms, and erectile dysfunction. […]

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Andrology Australia 2014 Forum – Health for the Modern Man

Three of our early career researchers Dr Kate Gunn,  Dr Andrew Vincent and Dr Sean Martin, represented the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health at the Andrology Australia 2014 Forum “Health for the Modern Man”  held in Launceston June 13-15.  Andrology Australia is a federally funded organisation that brings together health and education experts from across Australia to develop collaborative strategies to raise the […]

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Next Monthly Men’s Health Research Seminar – June 26 2014

The next Monthly Men’s Health Research Seminar will be on Thursday June 26 12.00 – 1.30pm. Room B03, Basement, Freemasons Building A light lunch is provided. Members of the Centre will be presenting the community seminar lecture series and we seek feedback on the new content and format. We therefore ask for as many members […]

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Public Seminar on Prostate Cancer – Mon 17 Feb 2014 – A/Prof Anthony Lowe and A/Prof Ganesh Raj

The Centre is very pleased to announce the upcoming Public Seminar on Prostate Cancer on Monday 17 Feb 2014, 6.00pm Freemasons Hall, Adelaide with key lectures to be given by: A/Prof Anthony Lowe     CEO, the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Topic:  “Development of National Clinical Guidelines for Prostate Cancer and the Melbourne Consensus […]

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Sleep Apnoea – Serious health consequences but good treatment options

More than 160 people attended the FFCMH community education seminar on Thursday 28 November at the Freemasons Hall to listen to presentations from Professor Robert Adams from the University of Adelaide, Mr Michael Bowes from Sleep SA and Associate Professor Nick Antic from the Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health (AISH) at the Repatriation General Hospital on the […]

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Men’s Health Research Seminar – Thur 30 Jan 14

The first Men’s Health Research Seminar for 2014 will be held on Thursday 30 January at 12.00 – 1.15pm at the Freemasons Hall, 254 North Tce, Room B02.  Lunch is provided. Speakers and topics are: Dr Andrew Vincent, Senior Biostatistician, Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health, University of Adelaide Topic: Variable selection and multivariable models […]

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