A carer with an elderly patient look at the sunset.

University of Queensland experts are available to comment on a range of aspects relating to end-of-life, palliative and aged care.

17 June 2019
Photo of pills and tablets

Some doctors fear litigation and professional ruin if they are seen to have overprescribed opioids to terminally ill patients, according to a University of Queensland researcher.

31 May 2019
Justin Cridland and Lakeisha Patterson.

Olympic and Commonwealth Games gold medallist swimmer Lakeisha Patterson and Australian Touch Football representative Justin Cridland have been named UQ’s Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year.

16 April 2019

Research undertaken hand-in-hand with business and industry received a $4.3 million boost at The University of Queensland today, in the latest Australian Research Council Linkage Projects grants.

31 May 2017
The ability to drive plays a large part of who we are

We spend the majority of our childhood years waiting to do it, and in adulthood we try to hang on for as long as possible before giving it up.

27 June 2016

The University of Queensland School of Medicine and the University's Ipswich Campus will host a special Cocktail Reception in honour of the inaugural graduates from the Ipswich Medicine Program tomorrow, Tuesday, December 11.

10 December 2012

The University of Queensland School of Medicine Ipswich Campus is hosting the Ipswich Prostate Cancer Support Group Awareness Evening tonight.

28 November 2012
2010 Australian of the Year and world-renowned researcher in the field of early psychosis and youth mental health, Professor Patrick McGorry.

Medical students got the chance to learn from the 2010 Australian of the Year and world-renowned researcher in the field of early psychosis and youth mental health, Professor Patrick McGorry, at training sessions held at The University of Queensland...

8 July 2011

While most students are still enjoying their break, UQ’s medical students are starting classes this week.

20 January 2010

The University of Queensland is leading the way on research into complementary medicines to make them part of mainstream medical use

24 April 2008

The key players in ageing research in Queensland are coming together to discuss their latest findings and the future of ageing research at Customs House in Brisbane.

27 April 2006

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) researchers are calling for more children to have their medication effectiveness assessed.

28 January 2004

Several well-known sporting identities will discuss the Olympics in the 21st century at an upcoming forum at The University of Queensland.

20 October 2003

The desirability of scientists coming to Australia – “the brain gain” – is a no-brainer. But is the departure of scientists an obvious bad thing? Graham Mitchell says no.

25 September 2003

Older people could be pouring money down the drain by taking ineffective pain medications, according to a national study by The Centre for General Practice at The University of Queensland.

10 February 2003