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Category: ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

Exercise and sport | Nutrition and dietetics | Occupational therapy | Physiotherapy | Rehabilitation counselling | Speech pathology

Seeking female participants for sports science study on antioxidant supplementation and exercise performance

We are currently seeking female participants for a sports science study investigating the effects of antioxidant supplementation on performance in women using oral contraception to… Read More

Seeking participants for shift work study

We are currently seeking participants for a clinical trial investigating the effects of probiotic supplements on the immune system after night shift/shift work. Eligibility criteria… Read More

Seeking participants for probiotic study

We are currently seeking participants for a 2 week trial related to probiotics. Eligibility criteria: We are looking for people aged 18-40 who can participate… Read More

2018 Queensland Fresh Science Award Winner

Recently early career researchers from around Queensland gathered to share their stories and celebrate the 2018 Queensland Fresh Scientists. Dr Claudio Pizzolato from our… Read More

Notable alumni Tyson Tripcony is writing his own story

Tyson Tripcony graduated from our Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, Research in 2011 and is the Managing Director, Accredited Practising Dietitian, Accredited Sports Dietitian of… Read More

Improving communication with people diagnosed with cancer

Two staff members have collaborated on a handout addressing communication challenges when a friend or family member receives a cancer diagnosis. Would you know what… Read More

$49 physiotherapy treatment – hurry, limited time only!

For a limited time only we are offering $49 (initial consultation) sessions in our physiotherapy clinic. To take advantage off this special offer please call… Read More

Griffith Physiotherapy clinic – now part of Bupa’s Members First network

We are pleased to announce that the Griffith Physiotherapy Clinic on the Gold Coast campus has just been accredited to join Bupa’s Member’s First network… Read More

Great start to a career in speech pathology for Anne Huang

Congratulations to current School of Allied Health Sciences PhD student, Anne Huang, who has received the Speech Pathology Australia Early Career Award at the annual Speech Pathology Australia conference this year. Read More

Digitally-enabled design guides the way for children’s orthopaedic surgery

New virtual-reality technology and 3D printing techniques will create ‘digital patients’ to improve surgery for Queensland children with orthopaedic deformity. This is the way of the future with new Australian-first work from Griffith University showing that virtual technology techniques can guide the way for orthopaedic surgeons to more accurately plan and undertake their surgery. Read More