World first in preventing eating disorders

The only eating disorder prevention program in the world to show long-term success when trialled on early teenagers has just been released by the Flinders University School of Psychology.

Short films win Flinders sponsorship

The Short Film category at the Adelaide Film Festival will in future be sponsored by Flinders through an agreement that increases the University’s long-standing involvement with the State’s premier film event.

Indigenous health boosted by $10m endowment

Flinders University’s ability to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health initiatives, including the training of doctors, nurses and other health professionals, has been lifted to a new level following a $10 million endowment from philanthropist Mr Greg Poche AO.

Flinders makes its mark with groundwater

The work of the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training (NCGRT), based at Flinders University, is putting Australian groundwater on the world map, according to a group of eminent, international water specialists.

Key role for social scientists

The vexed nature of big environmental issues like climate change and water security underscore the role that social scientists can play in the development of public policy, according to Professor Phyllis Tharenou.