Henry Brodaty

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The Prize has expanded into four new nomination categories, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, Lived experience, Professional and Community hero.

Medical lab

Projects testing the cost-effectiveness of vaporised nicotine products to quit smoking and understanding the health factors influencing dementia are among those to receive NHMRC funding.

Helen Milroy and Gordon Parker

Scientia Professor Gordon Parker and Professor Helen Milroy are winners of the 2020 Australian Mental Health Prize.

Diabetes management

This World Diabetes Day, UNSW is highlighting the recent advances its academics and students are making in diabetes research. 

Mental Health Prize

Two mental health advocates tackling suicide prevention have been named joint winners of the 2019 Australian Mental Health Prize at UNSW Sydney last night. 

Ita Buttrose

Seven finalists have been recognised in the 2019 Australian Mental Health Prize for their contributions to improving mental health and wellbeing across Australia. 

coffee dementia

Can drinking coffee truly lower the risk of dementia? Ageing expert Henry Brodaty is not so sure.

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Nine UNSW researchers have been elected as fellows of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences. 

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The way Australian nursing homes are funded undermines the independence of residents, writes Henry Brodaty and Lee-Fay Low.

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Dementia research has been given a major boost with UNSW researchers receiving close to $13 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council.

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