UNSW is tackling the shortage of rural doctors head on, and the approach is already paying dividends on the NSW Mid-North Coast.
The UNSW Brainfoods event on HIV will be aired on ABC TV's new Fora program this Thursday, June 12.
UNSW and the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation are tackling the rising incidence of brain cancer by establishing a research facility in neuro-oncology.
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.
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.
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.
UNSW researchers will play a key role in a health-care initiative in Timor-Leste.
Aboriginal people and communities will benefit from a new partnership ensuring they have access to the latest research findings on sexually transmitted infections.
Social factors, including economic pressures caused by climate change, could lead to an increase in HIV infection rates world-wide, a leading researcher from the UNSW has warned.
A world-first approach to tackle cannabis problems is underway at UNSW.