Medicine

Artist impression of COVID-19

UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 pandemic

UNSW has a wide range of experts available for media interviews on the COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic.

Summer experts

UNSW has a team of experts available for media interviews who can comment on the hottest topics this summer – from bushfires, climate change and wage theft scandals to the spike in domestic violence, pitfalls with technology and making New Year’s resolutions.

How do people get cancer?

What is cancer – the deadly disease that affects the lives of millions of people around the world each year? And… why do some people get it, and others not? 

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Eradicating a virus from the community requires everyone to have access to prevention, as is the case with tuberculosis. So why not HIV?

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students get a taste of life at UNSW Sydney during an intensive three-and-a-half week residential program

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UNSW's Dr Ursula Sansom-Daly has received a $60,000 grant to develop a training program for healthcare professionals on how to have end-of-life conversations with young cancer patients.

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Medicine undergraduate Aengus Tran is using AI to help embryologists improve IVF pregnancy rates.

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To mark a new family milestone, UNSW medical graduates and PhD students Emily He and Louis Wang decided to submit their doctoral theses on the same day, accompanied by their children.

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There is no evidence to support the efficacy of any of the 17 most popular "alternative" therapies, writes John Dwyer

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