Student Achievements

  • Academic and sporting excellence recognised[9 September 2014]

    Adam Elliot

    The Faculty of Health Sciences is proud to congratulate Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) student Adam Elliott, who has been named a member of the National Rugby League's (NRL) 2014 National Youth Competition (NYC) Academic Team of the Year. More

  • Learning from the leaders: University of Sydney Health students get hands on[27 August 2014]

    Jillian Skinner and mentee

    The NSW Minister for Health is one of nineteen high-profile leaders in the health sector signed up to help high-achieving health students at the University of Sydney develop their leadership skills as part of a final year mentoring program. More

  • Helping students to concentrate at school[2 July 2014]

    Student with child

    Two third year Bachelor of Health Sciences students have been placed at Dubbo West Public School for the past seven weeks. More

  • Helping students to concentrate at school[26 June 2014]

    Student with child

    Two third year Bachelor of Health Sciences students have been placed at Dubbo West Public School for the past seven weeks. More

  • Art exhibition focuses on meaningful participation in occupations[13 June 2014]

    Image of the world made of buttons

    On Thursday 5 June the Discipline of Occupational Therapy hosted an exhibition showcasing artwork produced by Faculty of Health Sciences Master of Occupational Therapy and Bachelor of Applied Science (OT) students. More

  • Faculty Awards Night honours students, alumni and staff[23 May 2014]

    Jordan O'Reilly

    Last night the Faculty of Health Sciences held its annual Awards Night in MacLaurin Hall at the University of Sydney. These awards are held to recognise students, staff and alumni who have excelled in their work as well as their contributions to the community. More

  • FHS alumnus to establish Twin Registry in Brazil[21 February 2014]

    Dr Vinicius Oliveira and Dr Paulo Ferreira

    Dr Vinicius Oliveira, an FHS alumnus, in collaboration with researchers from the Faculty of Health Sciences, the University of Sydney, The University of Melbourne, and The Federal University in Brazil, has been successful in winning a three-year grant to establish Brazil's first Twin Registry. More

  • FHS alumni awarded Australia Day Honours[3 February 2014]

    People talking in cafe

    Two members of the Faculty of Health Sciences community have been acknowledged for their influence on Australian society in the latest round of Australia Day Honours, announced today by the Governor-General. More

  • Student mentors recognised at special event[29 August 2013]

    Student mentors

    Student mentors from the Faculty of Health Science were celebrated for their efforts mentoring first-year students at the 'Inspired by Alumni' event on Thursday 15 August. More

  • Student dissectors recognised[10 April 2013]

    Group of students holding certificates and smiling

    13 students from the Faculty of Health Sciences took part in our Student Dissection Competition held in the Anatomy lab over the summer break. More

  • Helga Pettitt FHS Postgraduate Study Award now open[19 March 2013]

    two women smiling

    The Helga Pettitt FHS Postgraduate Study Award, open to previous graduates of the faculty who are now enrolling or enrolled in postgraduate study, is currently open for applications. More

  • Our alumni shine in 2012[30 October 2012]

    Alumni awards ceremony

    University of Sydney alumni shine in almost every conceivable area, with an impressive range of prime ministers, chief justices, astronauts, surgeons, artists, scientists and Nobel laureates graduating in the University's 162-year history. More