Health

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New UNSW research is investigating modern telecommunications and ancient therapies as treatment for depression and Bipolar Disorder.

HIV funding inside

The global fight against HIV has received a substantial fillip with a $20 million pledge by the NSW Government to establish a National Institute for Virology, incorporating UNSW's National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research.

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UNSW researchers have received half a million dollars from the NSW Government to fund new studies into sexually transmitted infections.

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Mobile phones and the Internet will be used to help people manage their mental health problems. The project, which involves UNSW researchers, has been awarded almost $2 million in funding from the Federal government.

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UNSW is tackling the shortage of rural doctors head on, and the approach is already paying dividends on the NSW Mid-North Coast.

UNSW and the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation are tackling the rising incidence of brain cancer by establishing a research facility in neuro-oncology.

The UNSW Brainfoods event on HIV will be aired on ABC TV's new Fora program this Thursday, June 12.

Cyclone inside

Getting humanitarian assistance through to the survivors of Burma's Cyclone Nargis may be proving difficult, but two UNSW-supported trainees are already on the ground providing much-needed crisis relief.

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A young African doctor is studying at UNSW's National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research to help fight the virus in her homeland.

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UNSW's head of School of Psychiatry, Professor Philip Mitchell, has given an endowed lecture on genetic testing at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in the United States.

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