The exemplary work of three academic staff members from UQ’s Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences has been recognised with their internal promotions to the rank of Professor.

7 December 2018

Domestic and family violence is a society-wide issue, but there are some aspects unique to LGBTIQ relationships, School of Psychology PhD candidate Shannon Stuart explains.

6 December 2018

Professor Gregory Monteith has been able to establish a global field of research that aims to transform how we treat and improve survival for the hardest to treat forms of breast cancers.

6 December 2018
Dr Jake O'Brien

Q+A with Dr Jake O'Brien, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS).

4 December 2018
social science building

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences researchers have netted $4.2 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding.

3 December 2018

Dr Ann Peacock, Lecturer for the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, answers our latest 'What the health' question.

30 November 2018

The 2018 Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences Awards this week celebrated the outstanding work of academic, research and professional staff.

28 November 2018

Twenty-seven UQ researchers have been named in a prestigious 2018 Highly Cited Researchers List – with one featuring in two categories.

28 November 2018
woman crying

Scientists have long speculated why we cry and what happens in our bodies when we’re doing it. Here’s what we know.

23 November 2018

A program designed to address Indigenous health disadvantage created by UQ and the Institute for Urban Indigenous Health was commended at the Business Higher Education Round Table Awards.

22 November 2018
Crime101x’s creators Professor Mark Horswill, Professor Barbara Masser and Associate Professor Blake McKimmie.

A University of Queensland course is so good it is criminal, with CRIME101x: The Psychology of Criminal Justice winning yet another accolade.

19 November 2018
cupcakes

Social psychologist Associate Professor Fiona Barlow outlines the role of nutrition in relation to our mental health.

13 November 2018
psychology week logo

To coincide with this year's Psychology Week theme we asked researchers from UQ's School of Psychology about their work in the areas of social connections and relationships.

11 November 2018
cannabis

Understanding psychotic-like experiences in young cannabis users is the focus of a new study at The University of Queensland.

9 November 2018
Professor Sue Kildea and Dr Yvette Roe

A devotion to closing the gap in maternity care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women has led to Professor Sue Kildea being awarded the Health Services Research Award.

9 November 2018
speech pathology services via telerehabilitation

A University of Queensland researcher has been awarded one of five inaugural Metro North Clinician Research Fellowships to develop her work in speech pathology telepractice services.

8 November 2018
older and younger employees

Older employees may be prematurely exiting the workforce because they feel stereotyped on the basis of their age.

7 November 2018
Rebecca Olive surfing

Q+A with Dr Rebecca Olive, Lecturer in the UQ School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences.

1 November 2018
fish on beach surrounded by plastics

Researchers from the Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) discuss microplastics and how they get into our food.

29 October 2018
checkboard test

UQ researchers have shown that visual hallucinations in people with macular degeneration are associated with abnormally heightened activity in the visual cortex of the brain.

26 October 2018
Exercising with a buddy could be key to maintaining an exercise regime for cancer survivors

The benefits of peer-supported exercise regimes for survivors of breast, colon and prostate cancer are being studied by University of Queensland researchers.

24 October 2018

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