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2018 Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship recipient – Mrunal Hiwase

The Centre and Mrs Iris O’Rourek congratulate Miss Mrunal Hiwase on being awarded the 2018 Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship for prostate cancer research. Mrunal, pictured centre with Iris O’Rourke (Paddy’s wife), and Co-Supervisor Dr Andrew Vincent (FFCMH Senior Biostatistician), will be based part-time at SAHMRI and the remainder at the South Australian Prostate Cancer Clinical Outcomes Collaborative (SA-PCCOC) (Flinders) […]

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First class honours to 2017 students

Congratulations to the Centre’s three honours scholarship students who were all awarded first class honours. Mr Simon Tyler (right in picture), supervised by Dr Sean Martin and Dr Phillip Tully, used data from the Florey Adelaide Male Ageing Study (FAMAS) to drill down on the associations between the two type of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) (voiding […]

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Dec 5 Men’s Health Research Seminar

Please join us for the last Men’s Health Research lunch-time seminar for 2017. Speaker:  Mr Simon Tyler (1st class Honours graduate) Title:  Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) as a predictor of male depression and the moderating role of masculinity Marg McGee will also give a quick overview of the RedCap software now set up for the Centre […]

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Oct 3 Men’s Health Research Seminar

Please join us for the October Men’s Health Lunchtime Research Seminar.  We have the Centre’s three honours students presenting their year’s work, so we hope to see as many members as possible there to support and congratulate them.. FFCMH Speakers Mr Simon Tyler  Honours student Presentation: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) as a predictor of male […]

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2017 Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship- Congratulations Megan McIntosh

The Centre and Mrs Iris O’Rourke are pleased to announce the successful recipient of the Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship for prostate cancer research for 2017 is Ms Megan McIntosh. Megan, pictured left with Iris (Paddy’s wife), expressed her gratitude and honour on learning of her award. Megan met with Iris to talk about her project […]

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First-class honours to our FFCMH Honours Scholarship students

And the results are in… Congratulations to our four FFCMH Honours Scholarship students (photo from left) Phoebe Drioli-Phillips, Charlotte Gelder. Andriana Tran and Kristina Millar, who have all been awarded first class honours. Congratulations also to their supervisors for the impressive returns on their dedication to the training and development of these passionate and brilliant […]

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October Men’s Health Research Seminar – SAHMRI 28 Oct

The next Men’s Health Research Seminar for the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health is Friday 28 October 3.30-5.00pm at the SAHMRI Auditorium. Please support our Honours students by coming along to hear about the results of their year’s research and to celebrate their thesis submissions. Three presentations are to be given, each based around […]

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Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship for Prostate Cancer Research – Call for Applications

The Paddy O’Rourke Prostate Cancer Honours Scholarship is now open to students planning to undertake Honours in the field of prostate cancer research.  The student will receive a scholarship stipend of $5000 and will be supported to attend a national meeting to present their research. Applications for the 2017 Scholarship round are now open and close Fri Jan 6 2017. […]

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Research participants 50+ years sought for study on daily activity and well-being

Jessica Brown, Honour’s student, is seeking research participants, who do a minimum of 2.5 hours of housework or gardening a week, for a study looking into the health, wellbeing and day-to-day activities of Australians aged 50 and over. Participation involves wearing a pedometer for 14 days, and visiting the University for two 30-40 minute appointments where […]

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Seeking men with prostate cancer for on-line survey about exercise

Ms Charlotte Gelder is undertaking research to examine whether Australian men with prostate cancer have access to well-designed websites, with quality content information to encourage regular exercise, as part of her Honours Psychological Science program at the University of Adelaide. The project is being funded by the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health. Participation will involve completing a brief online […]

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