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.
- Efficacy and safety of a modular multi-modal exercise program in prostate cancer patients with bone metastases: a randomized controlled trial
- Physical activity behaviours and attitudes in women with breast cancer
- Safety and efficacy of resistance exercise with and without compression garments in women with breast cancer related lymphoedema
News & events
Professor Rob Newton welcomed Philadelphia Eagles NFL Coach Mr Josh Hingst to the Health and Wellness Institute last week.
Professor Rob Newton will talk about fighting chronic disease with exercise at the next The West Australian ECU Lecture Series event.
Professor Galvão highlights the past 10 years research on exercise and prostate cancer at ECU.
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