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19 November 2018
Congratulations to NICM PhD student and yoga practitioner, Kylie Barr finalist recipient of the ATMS and Nature and Health Award for 2018 Student of the Year.

14 November 2018
For the almost 500,000 Australians who suffer from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), hope is on the horizon as NICM researchers trial a new treatment which has shown promising results in previous studies. Speaking during Psychology Week (Nov. 11-17), Professor Jerome Sarris Chief Investigator of the NHMRC trial said he hopes the research will lead to an effective treatment to reduce the suffering of patients for whom no effective treatment exists.

13 November 2018
We’ve heard of endometriosis, but there’s another women’s condition, adenomyosis, many don’t know about. The two often come together, though they are quite different.

1 November 2018
New guidelines have been published by the European Psychiatric Association (EPA) on physical exercise as a treatment for severe mental illness, involving research from NICM's Dr Firth.

31 October 2018
The ground-breaking work of an international team of physical activity researchers, including Dr Joseph Firth from the NICM Health Research Institute, has been recognised by one of the world’s leading publishers for work that will “significantly impact people's lives around the world”.

24 October 2018
Dr Mike Armour’s research in women’s health investigating ‘The Problem of Period Pain’ has been awarded for its impact, as a joint winner of the 2018 Western Sydney University Research Impact competition.

10 October 2018
Today is World Mental Health Day. Beyond medication and psychological treatments, there are steps all of us can take to alleviate stress, improve our mood and take care of our mental health. Here are five to get you started.

25 September 2018
Professor Anlong Xu, President of the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM), has received an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from Western Sydney University.

21 September 2018
NICM’s inaugural medicinal cannabis research symposium showed a growing interest in the field, bringing together over 90 delegates and speakers, including world-leading medicinal cannabis scientists, academics, educators, and industry.

17 August 2018
NICM NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow, Dr Genevieve Steiner, has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Young Tall Poppy Science Award. A great way to top off celebrating National Science Week (11-19 August).


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