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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.

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Survey Research Centre

The Survey Research Centre (SRC) is a state of the art facility, located on ECU’s Joondalup Campus. SRC conducts high quality research through survey data collection for major governmental organisations.

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News & events

  • Dr Nicolas Hart was awarded 'Best Paper' in allied health at PCWC 2015.

    Best paper awarded to Dr Nicolas Hart

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

  • Dr Nicolas Hart leads a team of researchers looking at targeted exercise to slow tumour growth, alleviate bone pain as well as preserve patient muscle and bone mass.

    Exercise to target tumours

    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.

  • Josh Hingst was welcomed to the Institute by Professor Rob Newton and Dr Nicolas Hart.

    Prominent USA coach hosted by the Institute

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

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