Edith Cowan University’s Health and Wellness Institute is a cross-disciplinary alliance of research centres and expertise with extensive national and international linkages. It is the first institute of its kind at an Australian University bringing together an expert team of researchers committed to improving community health and wellbeing. In partnership with national and international networks, it enhances collaboration and promotes a holistic approach to health and lifestyle.
Vario Wellness Clinic
The Vario Wellness Clinic is the commercial entity of the Institute and it delivers best practice, evidence-based wellness programs and integrated consulting and assessment services to the community.
The ECU Health and Wellness Institute has an active research program. This ongoing research will further support the community.
- Population based exercise intervention for prostate cancer patients - RADAR
- Safety and efficacy of resistance exercise with and without compression garments in women with breast cancer related lymphoedema
- Radar - 6-month telephone and print-material home-based intervention designed to increase physical activity participation for rural prostate cancer survivors
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Nine accredited exercise physiologists complete Life Now Instructor Course.
Professor Newton says the key to getting back on track with exercise is choosing a physical activity you enjoy.
Institute Director named a Research Fellow of the Cancer Council WA.
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