Caring for patients at death’s door

Numbers of people dying in hospital without family present could be reduced if current practices were changed, according to the findings of a Flinders University research […]

Bongs, booze and baby boomers

Western countries are sitting on a timebomb of health and social issues arising from drug and alcohol overuse among baby boomers – the generation that won’t […]

Agents of change in dementia care

Flinders University is leading a national program to assist people living with dementia and their carers around Australia. The new Australian Government-funded project, with a $770,517 […]

Lorna Murakami-Gold – Research Fellow, Centre for Remote Health Clinton Pepperill – Aboriginal Liaison and Research Officer, Poche Centre NT Rosalie Schultz – Research student, Flinders University

Research closing the gap for Aboriginal health

An innovative health science centre in Alice Springs has become the first Aboriginal-led collaboration to receive formal Federal Government recognition for delivery of regional health research […]

Ageing in a foreign land

Ageing in a foreign land conference

An international conference in Adelaide is focusing on the importance of sharing culture and language in aged care. One of the benefits is that residents of […]

Kirsty Boden

Tribute: Courage in a time of desperate need

  The Flinders community is mourning the death of nursing graduate, Kirsty Boden. Our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Colin Stirling, provides this message for staff and students: I was […]