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Donated to a Bro this Movember?

It’s not November but Movember so don’t forget to donate what ever you can to this phenomenal charity that supports men’s health research here in Australia and around the world.There are a number of options for donation. You can provide a donation directly at http://au.movember.com. Otherwise you can support a Bro in either of the teams below Our member […]

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Congratulations 2017-18 Summer Scholarship Students

The Centre is pleased to announce its summer vacation research scholarship awardees for 2017-18.  Congratulations to the following students. We wish them all the best for their exams and welcome them to the Centre. Kira Wysoke  Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) (Science), Australian National University Project: The role of sex hormone binding globulin-lipid interactions in the genesis […]

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mensHealth Registry launched – Now we need men to sign up

We are pleased to announce that the mensHealth register managed by the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health has been launched. The launch coincided with national Men’s Health Week (June 12–18). Ensuring blokes are adequately represented in health research can be a difficult task at the best of times. The Centre hopes that the Men’s […]

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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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Latest Papers from Centre Members

Are the International Classification of Sleep Disorders( ICSD-3) criteria too inclusive?  By:  Dr Sarah Appleton et al. In: The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. Hypertension is associated with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. By: Dr Sarah Appleton et al.  In: CHEST. The association of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and nocturnal hypoxemia with the development […]

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Sponsor with naming rights sought for next wave of Adelaide male ageing study

The Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health is seeking interested organisations to sponsor the next wave of clinic-based data collection for the Men Androgen Inflammation Lifestyle Environment and Stress (MAILES) Study. The study on 2584 men aged between 35 and 80 years was the union of two existing cohort studies: The Florey Adelaide Male Ageing […]

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Presentation Awards – SA Men’s Health Research Symposium

Congratulations to Helen Palenthorpe (pictured bottom right) and Joule Li (pictured bottom left) who were awarded the best poster and podium presentations respectively at the South Australian Men’s Health Research Symposium at SAHMRI during National Men’s Health Week (June 15-21). Helen’s (PhD student, University of Adelaide), paper was on myofiboblast androgen receptor expression modifying direct and indirect […]

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July Men’s Health Research Breakfast Seminar – Thurs July 30 8-9.15am

For this month’s seminar, we look forward to hearing about Honours research progress from: Dania Ruminski-Smith   (Gamete and Embryo Biology Laboratory, Robinson Research Institute, Uni of Adelaide) Title: “Sperm Matters too: The impacts of male obesity on the methylation marks of sperm, influencing embryo development and pregnancy outcomes” Amber Lawson (Discipline of Medicine, Uni of Adelaide) […]

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Congratulations to our young researchers – Grant, Fellowship and Scholarship Success

The Centre is very pleased to congratulate the following young members of the Centre for their outstanding achievement in the 2014 Commonwealth NHMRC and National Heart Foundation (NHF) research funding outcomes.  The NHMRC and NHF are both highly competitive peer reviewed application processes and therefore these outcomes are a testament to the high calibre and […]

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Next Men’s Health Research Monthly Seminar – Aug 28

The next Monthly Men’s Health Research Seminar will be held on: Thursday August 28 12.00 – 1.30pm Level 6 Meeting Room, Eleanor Harrald Building, Royal Adelaide Hospital A light lunch is provided. Presentations to be given by: Ms Melissa Hull    PhD Candidate,  School of Health Sciences, Uni SA Topic:   Cultivating farmer health: Profiling health seeking behaviours […]

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