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Monday, 24 November 2014

$3.25M to develop a novel way to detect and monitor aggressive prostate cancer

Adelaide researchers are leading a new, world-first project to help quickly determine life-threatening cases of prostate cancer compared with cancer that may not require treatment.

The University of Adelaide's Associate Professor Lisa Butler, based at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), has today been awarded a prestigious $3.25 million Revolutionary Team Award from the Movember Foundation and the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.

The funding will help to establish an international research team whose work aims to make a direct impact on clinical care for prostate cancer patients throughout the world. [Full Story]

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Monday, 24 November 2014

How can we help patients overcome MRI anxiety?

Fear and anxiety about undergoing an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scan is a very real issue among patients. [Full Story]

Friday, 21 November 2014

New model of follow up for breast cancer patients

Public health researchers from the University of Adelaide have evaluated international breast cancer guidelines. [Full Story]

Friday, 21 November 2014

$38m centre: new tools for 'seeing' into the body

New tools for 'seeing' inside the living human body will be developed at a $38 million centre launched at the University of Adelaide today. [Full Story]

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Elite athletes under stress to lose weight

Researchers say modern day elite athletes are under so much pressure to lose and maintain weight that they can also lose a sense of self. [Full Story]

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Inaugural Lecture: Professor Peter Ashman
Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Napier G04, North Terrace Campus

Master of Public Health 25 Year Anniversary Colloquium
Friday, 28 November 2014, 1:00 pm to 6:30 pm
The Braggs Lecture Theatre

World renowned Richard Fortey public lecture: Survivors: the animals and plants that time has left behind
Friday, 28 November 2014, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
The Braggs Lecture Theatre

Elder Perspectives - Mark Gaydon & Friends
Sunday, 30 November 2014, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Elder Hall

Carols on Campus
Thursday, 18 December 2014, 7:00 pm
Bonython Hall

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