The Health Sciences Office of Research and Development promotes and supports staff and students in research across the Faculty. We are continually exploring innovative solutions to health problems through our strong links with professional bodies and industry.
Danish PhD scholar Merete Poulsen recently spent six months working and studying at Curtin University’s National Drug Research Institute (NDRI) based in Melbourne.
Curtin University research has shown volunteer firefighters are at a greater risk of coronary heart disease.
Researchers have found the removal of tree canopy as part of urban infill may worsen health problems.