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Partnership and project highlights in the news

Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service (STARS)


Update 2, 2021 - Key metrics, achievements and initiatives

Partnership highlights

Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service (STARS) with Metro North Health
  • Hospital now operational.
  • Relocated the RECOVER Injury Research Centre to the Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service
  • Conjoint Director, research fellows, Interprofessional Education coordinator and research manager appointed and in place.
  • Queensland Aphasia Research Centre established.
  • Clinical student placements underway.
Other projects with Metro North Health and the Oral Health Alliance
  • Herston Biofabrication Institute
  • Herston Infectious Diseases Institute (HeIDI)
  • Safe and Effective Medication Research Initiative
  • ​Research Alliance for Urban Goori Health
UQ Healthy Living
  • $1.2 million expansion now includes Members Studio.
  • Extension of service provision options and associated interprofessional student placements.
  • Joint governance with UQ Health Care.
  • New research projects being undertaken in collaboration with HaBS academic staff.

Other Major Partnerships and Projects
Healthy Ageing and Aged Care
  • Significant engagement with Wesley Mission (QLD).
Children’s Health Queensland
  • Discussions underway for a new UQ Healthy Families clinic.
Alliance with the Institute for Urban Indigenous Health 
  • We continue to work closely with Institute for Urban Indigenous Health; 146 UQ students on placements in semester 1, spanning across architecture, physiotherapy, audiology, pharmacy, nursing, dietetics, public health, health sciences, speech pathology and occupational therapy.
Sports Partnerships
  • ​Active exploration beginning for opportunities arising from 2032 Olympics and Paralympics.