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4 September 2020
Attracting over 200 attendees, the Medicinal Cannabis Research Update webinar, highlighted how medicinal cannabis research is shaping patient outcomes in Australia.
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31 August 2020
Although about 60 per cent of patients starting chemotherapy, and 47 per cent of those receiving radiotherapy, also use complementary medicine, a “concerning” number of hospital cancer services do not have policies about complementary medicine practitioners or patient-initiated complementary medicine use, according to research published online today by the Medical Journal of Australia.
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10 July 2020
We hope our mid-winter newsletter finds you safe and well. As we say goodbye to the first half of the year, we look to the future with optimism, preparing for the new normal. As COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease, we are planning to safely return to campus under the University’s carefully managed stages, gradually recommencing research, teaching and learning activities on campus.
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7 July 2020
As Melbourne returns to lockdown, the evidence suggests routine mask-wearing - as seen in many countries but not so far in Australia - could be a valuable tool to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
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2 July 2020
Western Sydney University has recently been ranked third in the world in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings in addressing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and 36th in Young University Rankings.
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2 July 2020
The Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2020 Measures No. 1) Bill 2020 was passed in June fostering innovation through the establishment of a new data protection mechanism for listed assessed [AUST L(A)] complementary medicines.
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30 June 2020
We welcome Dr Tianqing (Michelle) Liu as the newly appointed Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellow, Pharmacology and Natural Products Chemistry at NICM Health Research Institute.
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29 June 2020
NICM HRI has recently featured in global and national media including: The New York Post, Fox News, Medical Xpress, The Indian Express ABC Radio Australia Pacific Beat, The Huffington Post Australia, The Advertiser, Cairns Post, Herald Sun, and The Daily Telegraph.
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25 June 2020
Congratulations and welcome to our two new PhD candidates and recipients of the NICM-BI Scholarship and NICM-JFNT Scholarship.
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17 June 2020
In 2019, NICM Health Research Institute and its clinic, Western Sydney Integrative Health, were recipients of the Dry July Foundation grant program, which enabled support for free oncology massage, acupuncture and yoga specifically for people with cancer, or people in remission from cancer.
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