July Graduants

Congratulations to Dr Kinley Wangdi and Dr Luis Furuya Kanamori who graduated last week.

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Cut out sugary drinks to prevent type 2 diabetes, ANU-led study finds

An international study led by ANU has bolstered the global campaign for a sugar tax, finding thousands of cases of type 2 diabetes could be prevented every y

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PhD opportunity in Global Health and Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)

Reducing soil-transmitted helminth (STH) disease burden in resource limited environments:  an investigation into the impact of the ‘BALatrine’ on improving t

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War on worms is not yet won

An unprecedented global push to provide deworming tablets to the poorest people on the planet has only partially succeeded, says a health researcher from The

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Washing our hands of infectious diseases

Dr Susana Vaz Nery’s research seeks to minimise diseases that are transmitted through contaminated soil.

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Tracking parasites with satellites

Scientists are teaming up to use satellite data to target deadly parasites to help predict patterns of parasitic diseases such as malaria, worms and hydatids

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Professor Archie Clements


Established in 2014, the Department of Global Health aims to improve the health and wellbeing of populations at the global scale. Our research, with a focus on the Asia Pacific region, investigates the transmission, distribution and control of infectious diseases; and looks at understanding how modernising and globalising lifestyles impact on both physical and mental health.

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