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25 September 2017
New web resource for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The federal government has funded a new web resource developed by the University of Sydney to assist the prevention and response to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).

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25 September 2017
University of Sydney engagement with China: statement

Statement from Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence to staff regarding the University of Sydney's engagement with China.

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25 September 2017
Strengthening our partnership with China's Minzu University

The University of Sydney hosted a celebration of diverse traditional and contemporary Indigenous culture from different sides of the world, in collaboration with China’s Minzu University and State Ethnic Affairs Commission.

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25 September 2017
How can we get more people to vaccinate?

People may say they never get the flu so they don’t need the vaccine, but you can pass on the virus without knowing you have it, writes Associate Professor Julie Leask and Samantha Carlson.

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25 September 2017
Medical marijuana - the next wonder drug? University podcast

People involved in medical cannabis can find themselves in a twilight zone where the law may prevent its use after other treatments fail. Iain McGregor explains the vision, stories and studies behind the Lambert Initiative.

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22 September 2017
Dementia rates may be falling, not rising

World Alzheimer’s Day is a timely occasion to examine dementia statistics commonly quoted by advocacy groups and researchers.

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22 September 2017
How to choose between a liberal or professional degree

Whether you’ve had your career path mapped out since childhood, or you’re convinced that your dream job doesn’t exist yet, we’re giving you the tools you need to future-proof your learning.

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22 September 2017
5 tips to study effectively for your exams

HSC, trials, finals, no matter how you describe them exams have something in common - including how best to study. Get ready and use your time well with our expert and student backed advice on how to study for exams.

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22 September 2017
Robert Storr’s donation is the gift that keeps on giving

The world-renowned Storr Liver Centre, established from the generous bequest of Robert Storr, has made ground-breaking advancements in the fight against liver cancer and the prevention and treatment of liver disease.

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22 September 2017
Bob Brown receives an honorary Doctor of Science

Australian Greens co-founder Bob Brown is receiving an honorary doctorate in recognition of his leadership and success advocating for environmental conservation, some 50 years after completing his Bachelor of Medicine in 1968

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