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SAVE THE DATE: Celebrate 30 years of #STARTTS' work assisting people recover from the scars of torture and trauma and rebuild their lives in Australia. Friday 20 Sept, Imperial Paradiso Fairfield. Free to attend although registration essential. RSVP at: https://t.co/XbEh8m4KrY

The next @swsydUNSW's Clinical Associate Dean's Postgraduate Seminars - 24th July from 4pm @InghamInstitute will feature @ConcertTcrc member Ms Sarah Jefferys presenting on 'Blood based detection of clinically relevant breast cancer biomarkers', a project supported by our #CCDR

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19.07.2019

A world first: Train-the-trainer curriculum for home dialysis

It seems obvious and simple enough: nurses who teach patients how to do home dialysis, should be trained how to best impart those skills. But when Professor Josephine Chow, from South West Sydney Local Health District, went looking for standardised and evidence-based “train the trainer curriculum and modules for home dialysis,” she found none.  Not…

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15.07.2019

SWSR Small Grant Scheme: successful applicants announced

This year, the SWSR Small Grant Scheme sought to address the needs of marginalised local communities as the application priority area. Following an independent review process, grants were awarded to three high quality projects that both recognised the burden of health issues within local CALD communities and proposed to establish interventions/processes that would demonstrate direct…

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28.06.2019

New research paves the way for better care of women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

The incidence of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) in the Fairfield LGA has been on the rise, resulting in an increasing demand for diabetes services. Having experienced a 20% increase in the total number of services attended by women with GDM in just one year, Fairfield Hospital’s Diabetes Clinic was stretched beyond capacity. Clinical Nurse Consultant,…

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14.06.2019

STARTTS Project Bantu Capoeira Angola – healing through music, song and movement

I just tell myself “I can do this” and I just do it. “I feel like I belong… I lost my family when I was young, so it’s a good feeling to belong to something… I am not lost.” “I actually like myself now, I used to hate ‘me’ before” But it wasn’t always this…

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12.06.2019

Health and Beyond Research and Innovation Showcase 2019

1080 people descended on the William Inglis Hotel on 5th and 6th June 2019 to listen to a myriad of presentations ranging from cannabinoid use in the treatment of chronic pain to building healthy airports. In its 14th year, the Health Beyond Research and Innovation Showcase 2019 promised to be bigger and better than ever…

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