Discipline of Biomedical Science
The Discipline of Biomedical Science, a Discipline within the School of Medical Sciences, is located on the Cumberland Campus at Lidcombe. The Discipline provides units of study in anatomy, physiology and other sciences for the majority of the undergraduate and some of the postgraduate students enrolled in the Faculty of Health Sciences. Around 2600 hours of teaching per year is undertaken in the Discipline´s teaching laboratories.
Congratulations to Nastaran Hesam Shariati, previously a postgraduate student in the Discipline, who recently graduated as a PhD.
Congratulations to the 13 students who successfully completed an anatomical dissection in the anatomy lab over the Summer Break.
On March 20th Assoc Prof Kay Double (Biomedical Science) gave an invited presentation in Parliament House on the social and economic challenges posed by Parkinson's disease.
Dr Jin Huang and her team celebrated Brain Awareness Week (BAW) with Year 8 kids from Condell Park High School. BAW is held in March every year. This global campaign aims to increase public awareness of the benefits and progress of brain research.