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Best paper awarded to Dr Nicolas Hart

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 08

ECU Health and Wellness’ Dr Nicolas Hart has been awarded best paper at the prestigious Prostate Cancer World Congress.


Exercise to target tumours

Monday, 24 August 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 08

Edith Cowan University researchers are investigating if the growth of cancerous metastatic bone tumours can be slowed by providing targeted exercise directly to tumour sites.


Prominent USA coach hosted by the Institute

Thursday, 23 July 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 07

Professor Rob Newton welcomed Philadelphia Eagles NFL Coach Mr Josh Hingst to the Health and Wellness Institute last week.


Prescribing exercise to fight disease

Thursday, 02 July 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 07

Professor Rob Newton will talk about fighting chronic disease with exercise at the next The West Australian ECU Lecture Series event.


Professor Daniel Galvão delivers significant presentation at AUA Conference, New Orleans

Thursday, 04 June 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 06


Professor Galvão highlights the past 10 years research on exercise and prostate cancer at ECU.


Exercise regime boosts fight against deadly mesothelioma

Friday, 29 May 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 05

ECU Health and Wellness Institute’s Dr Carolyn McIntyre will lead a three-year study in effectiveness of exercise improving the lives of people living with the deadly lung cancer mesothelioma.


ECU’s Health and Wellness Institute recognised by PCFA

Thursday, 07 May 2015 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 05

Professors Galvão and Newton recently accepted the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia award for their team’s contribution to research and clinical services in supporting men with prostate cancer.


Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia launches a new iPad App - ProstateApp

Tuesday, 02 December 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 12

ProstateApp is the first app designed to assist men and their families manage physical, emotional and psychological challenges that come with a prostate cancer diagnosis.


Professor Kerry Courneya hosted by Health and Wellness Institute

Thursday, 27 November 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 11

Professor Kerry Courneya has been appointed an Adjunct Professor and was recently hosted by ECU's Health and Wellness Institute co-director, Professor Daniel Galvão and Professor Rob Newton.


New prostate cancer study open for enrolment

Thursday, 21 August 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 08

Collaborating with Perth hospitals to investigate the role of exercise in counteracting sexual dysfunction following prostate cancer.


Exercise hope for asbestos sufferers

Tuesday, 05 August 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 08

Carolyn McIntyre will investigate if exercise can improve the lives of people living with the deadly lung cancer mesothelioma after securing a Cancer Council of WA Fellowship.


A Survivorship Action Partnership - Improving the quality of life of men after a cancer diagnosis

Monday, 28 July 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 07

Movember funding for Institute to develop exercise support program for men with prostate cancer.


International Collaboration on Exercise Trial for Advanced Prostate Cancer

Monday, 28 July 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 07

ECU Health and Wellness Institute has been selected from 37 international teams to participate in a 5-year trial.


Channel 9 Perth News features ECU’s Health and Wellness Institute

Thursday, 26 June 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 06

The positive benefits from the Institute's significant research program were highlighted in a recent Channel 9 Perth News interview.


Mr Ian Goodenough, MP, distinguishes ECU’s Health and Wellness Institute

Thursday, 26 June 2014 News and events > Health and Wellness Institute > 2014 > 06

Federal Member for Moore describes ECU as the cornerstone of the Joondalup Learning Precinct – a leader in the fields of research, innovation and enterprise initiatives.


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