Campus News

  • FHS staff receive half of VC awards[23 April 2014]

    Professor Leanne Togher

    Faculty of Health Sciences staff have been recognised with four awards, one in each category, in the Vice Chancellor's Awards for Learning and Teaching. Eight awards were distributed throughout the University as a whole. More

  • Speech Pathology teams up with Compass to provide services to local schools[11 April 2014]

    Children with Speech Pathologist

    The Communication Disorders Treatment and Research Clinic (CDTRC) in partnership with Compass is sending fourth year Speech Pathology students from the Faculty of Health Sciences to low SES schools. More

  • NETRAD CT-Scanner opens at Cumberland[26 February 2014]

    The NETRAD CT Scanner

    The NETRAD imaging facility, located at Cumberland campus, was officially opened on Friday 21 February 2014. More

  • NSW parents in world-first project[21 February 2014]

    Woman with two children

    The University of Sydney today launched a new project which offers two years of free parenting support to parents and caregivers of children with a disability in New South Wales. More

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander school students taste university life[13 January 2014]

    Students at Cumberland campus

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students from as far as Darwin and the Torres Strait's Thursday Island are in Sydney this week for the University of Sydney's inaugural Wingara Mura - Bunga Barrabugu Summer Program. More

  • University of Sydney opens its doors for future students at Info Day 2014[11 December 2013]

    Student man a booth at Info Day

    Want to soak up the atmosphere of your future campus? Join the University of Sydney on one of its major events of the year, Info Day, on 3 January 2014. More

  • Marion Scrymgour honoured[29 November 2013]

    Marion Scrymgour at the University of Sydney

    The University of Sydney today awarded Marion Scrymgour, a pioneer in politics, policy and health, an honorary doctorate. More

  • FHS Abroad students prepare for departure[12 November 2013]

    Three students who won scholarships

    A pre-departure workshop for Faculty of Health Sciences students participating in FHS Abroad was held at Cumberland campus on Friday 8 November. More

  • Alumni event in Singapore highlights staff and student achievements[24 September 2013]

    two women smiling

    On 12 September the Faculty of Health Sciences held a joint event with the Faculty of Nursing aimed at fostering our alumni community at the Hilton in Singapore. Graduates working in the health sector were able to meet with Professor Kathryn Refshauge, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences, and Professor Jill White AM, Dean of Sydney Nursing School. More

  • School canteens need healthy principals[12 August 2013]

    Basket of apples

    School canteens are flouting healthy eating guidelines and principals need to be held individually accountable for their school's Nutrition in Schools Policy according to a University of Sydney nutrition expert. More

  • Our young woman of the future[12 August 2013]

    Alexandra Iljadica

    Alexandra Iljadica, research assistant with the Faculty of Health Sciences' 'Wobbly Hub and Double Spokes' project has been selected as a 'women of the future' by the iconic magazine Australian Women's Weekly. More

  • 30,000th donor supports FHS Abroad program[2 August 2013]

    Students on FHS Abroad program

    A personal knowledge of the University of Sydney as a student and teacher, and a desire to see students gain overseas experience, motivated Dr Dale Larsen to become our 30,000th donor. More