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A photo showing an antibiotic drip on a stand in the foreground, with the corridor of a hospital in the blurred background.

Changing the way antibiotics are given to adult patients with sepsis will save thousands of lives a year globally, according to research by ֱ and The George Institute for Global Health.

13 June 2024
Toddler with nasal oxygen prongs insitu lying with head on pillow and sucking on dummy. Adult hand supporting head.

A new high-flow oxygen technique is as safe as standard anaesthetic methods during tubeless upper airway surgery in children, according to University of Queensland research.

12 June 2024
Elite swimmers training in pool.

Only a small proportion of elite swimmers regularly checked their skin for signs of cancer despite being at increased risk, according to University of Queensland research.

11 June 2024
A small child is held by medical staff with a mask with tubes over their nose and mouth

A ֱ-led study has found multiple doses of anaesthetics do not compromise brain function in young children.

10 June 2024
Close up of mine worker in high vis writing on a piece of paper

ֱ research is at the forefront of finding ways to improve the return to work for people diagnosed with dust lung disease.

7 June 2024
Emeritus Professor Peter Andrews AO

A University of Queensland Emeritus Professor has been named a Queensland Great for his efforts to create and foster the state’s knowledge economy.

7 June 2024
A street in daylight with people with pedestrians looking at their phones as they walk with a young woman in the foreground.

Young Australians are being exposed to an alcohol advertisement on social media every 2 minutes and 43 seconds on average, according to ֱ research.

7 June 2024
A microscopic view of brain organoids

A first-of-its-kind brain organoid grown at ֱ has helped researchers identify therapies that reduce the impact of COVID-19 on people with Down syndrome.

6 June 2024
Four smiling people wearing safety equipment in a laboratory

Queensland will be a major international hub for vaccine discovery and development with a $32 million partnership between ֱ and US-based Emory University to establish the Queensland Emory Vaccine Centre at ֱ.

31 May 2024

The Queensland Aphasia Research Centre at ֱ has been awarded almost $5 million from the Medical Research Future Fund to improve treatment for the growing number of Australians living with post-stroke aphasia.

31 May 2024
Three carved statues in a glass case

Three sculptures carved by an Indigenous elder are on display together for the first time in 90 years at an exhibition at ֱ Anthropology Museum.

27 May 2024
A close up of a woman vaping

Young people are encouraged to participate in a University of Queensland study that will use artificial intelligence technology to develop campaign materials to reduce youth vaping rates.

23 May 2024
A woman with her head in her hands, surrounded by people trying to hand her things

A team of researchers from ֱ has found employees experience more stress at work when interrupted with requests for unnecessary or unreasonable tasks.

21 May 2024
A microscope snapshot of brightly coloured flecks of blue, green and pink against a black background.

University of Queensland research has found exercise can help prevent or slow cognitive decline during ageing.

20 May 2024
A group of people dressed in corporate wear clinking champagne glasses

People from a higher socioeconomic status drink more alcohol on average than those of lower socioeconomic background, according to new ֱ research.

17 May 2024