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She doesn’t like being called ‘an inspiration’, but it’s hard not to be impressed by the determination of Jo Ragen who has been nominated as a finalist in the 2015 National Disability Awards.
Scholars from the humanities and social sciences will share multidisciplinary ideas at the Australian Academy of Humanities's 46th Annual Symposium, hosted by the University of Sydney.
Neurologist Dr Steve Vucic has been awarded the Gottschalk Medal at 2016 Australian Academy of Science awards for his pioneering research revealing processes that can trigger the motor neurone disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).
A study by the University of Sydney reveals electric fans can help prevent heat-related illness during heatwaves, contrary to public health authorities' claims that fans are dangerous when the mercury rises above 35 degrees Celsius.
A new pilot project aimed at improving the oral health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in three remote NSW communities is set to launch in February 2016, led by the University of Sydney's Poche Centre for Indigenous Health.
Professor Johnston was selected as an Honorary Fellow, the highest membership ranking bestowed by Engineers Australia’s National Council.
With memberships numbers limited to 150 an honorary fellow is recognised for their notable service to the Australian people or in recognition of outstanding achievement.