News and Events
Historically, the Ismaili Community has always been proactive in promoting cultural diversity and improving the quality of lives of the people in the midst of which they live.
A group of 18 unemployed young men with intellectual disabilities have gained vital job skills after graduating from a Men’s Shed mentoring project that was funded in partnership by the WA Disability Services Commission and Therapy focus, and run by researchers from Curtin and Western Sydney Universities.
Although the concept of taking preventive measures including cancer screening is well established in Australia, assimilation into this concept may be a challenge for women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Read more from Dr Cannas Kwok.
Female genital mutilation (FGM) also known as female genital circumcision or cutting is a global health issue affecting women and girls. Read more from Dr Olayide Ogunsiji.
WOMEN institutionalised after giving birth is the focus of a unique play being performed in Parramatta.
Above average National student satisfaction survey
Universities in the world Times higher education
Ranked in the top 100 in the World for Nursing QS World University Rankings by Subject
Funding top 20 National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Western Sydney University has been ranked Australia's highest ranked Nursing School, in this year's CWUR Rankings by Subject.
Western Sydney University has been ranked in the Top 100 Universities for Nursing, in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject.
In the News
School of Nursing and Midwifery recent media:
- Western Sydney University students celebrate Australia Day - Hawkesbury Gazette (opens in a new window)
- Mums told not to feel guilty about post-baby body - Seven News (opens in a new window)
- Their nursing careers beginning in Lithgow - Lithgow Mercury (opens in a new window)
- Western Sydney Students on a pathway career - Lithgow Mercury (opens in a new window)