The International Gynaecologic Society held its first-ever Australian meeting at UNSW, underlining the university's great research strength in women's health.


The new UNSW Vaccine and Infection Research Lab will identify and address barriers to immunisation in adults, particularly the elderly and members of at-risk communities.


Researchers from UNSW contributed to a major international collaboration that identified new genetic drivers of ovarian cancer.


Known as the father of social business and microcredit, Professor Yunus believes the world must adopt the “three zeros” policy – zero poverty, zero unemployment and zero net carbon emissions – in order to achieve sustainable development.

adult vaccination

While public health efforts focus on programs to improve immunisation rates in infants, unvaccinated adults have been ignored, warn C Raina MacIntyre, Holly Seale and Robert Menzies.


UNSW and Harvard researchers have identified a critical step in the molecular process that allows cells to repair damaged DNA – and it could mean big things for the future of anti-ageing drugs, childhood cancer survivors and even astronauts.


Knee-replacement surgery patients who choose rehabilitation at home are no worse off than those who stay in hospital, a UNSW study has found. 


UNSW researchers have discovered that androgens in the brain play a crucial role in the development of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, which could lead to new directions for finding a treatment. 


Why are we so shocked when we, or someone we know, becomes ill? It's time to reclaim sickness as a normal part of life, write Gill Hubbard and Claire Wakefield.


UNSW researchers have identified key reasons why some doctors continue working beyond retirement age, despite evidence suggesting their performance is more likely to decline.