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MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 6 ways politics “trumps” health in America The Trump Administration has shown time and time again that public health takes a backseat to political promises, writes public health law experts Professor Lawrence Gostin and Professor Roger Magnusson.

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Budget, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Crime, Culture, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Health, Human Rights, Immigration, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics, Russia, Sydney, Tertiary, Trade, United States of America, Universities, University of Sydney, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 6 ways politics “trumps” health in America The Trump Administration has shown time and time again that public health takes a backseat to political promises, writes public health law experts Professor Lawrence Gostin and Professor Roger Magnusson.

Source: University of Sydney In 2016, life expectancy at birth in the United States fell for the second year in a row, driven by obesity, suicides, the opioid crisis, and inaccessible health care. Now, more than ever, public health needs political commitment and respect for science. Sadly, politics trumps health, emboldened by a President who […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 A head and a heart for business Successful business woman, Mary Henderson, knows opportunity doesn’t come to everyone. Mature-age study at the University of Sydney confirmed that idea, as she worked to advance causes important to her.

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Human Rights, Investment, Labour, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, Trade, Universities, University of Sydney, West Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 A head and a heart for business Successful business woman, Mary Henderson, knows opportunity doesn’t come to everyone. Mature-age study at the University of Sydney confirmed that idea, as she worked to advance causes important to her.

Source: University of Sydney Mary Henderson used her business skills to advance causes important to her. Talking to Mary Henderson (BEc ’85), the first thing you notice is her great personal warmth, then an active and wide-ranging intellect. There is also the clarity of a woman who started a successful business at a time when there […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 New discovery a game changer in diagnosing genetic heart disease Researchers have discovered that whole genome sequencing can boost the diagnostic pick-up rate in people with cardiomyopathy, a common genetic heart condition, by up to 20 percent.

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, Trade, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 New discovery a game changer in diagnosing genetic heart disease Researchers have discovered that whole genome sequencing can boost the diagnostic pick-up rate in people with cardiomyopathy, a common genetic heart condition, by up to 20 percent.

Source: University of Sydney Researchers have discovered that whole genome sequencing can boost the diagnostic pick-up rate in people with cardiomyopathy, a common genetic heart condition, by up to 20 percent. Researchers from University of Sydney, Centenary Institute, and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital have used state-of-the-art technology to significantly improve the diagnosis rate of a […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 Changing rooms: Advanced design explores new adaptive living Explore the future of apartment living: The University of Sydney undertakes new research into housing needs and reveals an exciting apartment prototype that allows residents to adapt internal space to suit their living needs.

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Environment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 17 July 2018 Changing rooms: Advanced design explores new adaptive living Explore the future of apartment living: The University of Sydney undertakes new research into housing needs and reveals an exciting apartment prototype that allows residents to adapt internal space to suit their living needs.

Source: University of Sydney The University of Sydney’s Innovation in Applied Design Lab at the School of Architecture, Design and Planning has undertaken a complex multi-year project in collaboration with Lendlease to deliver the Innovation in Multi-Storey Housing Project. The Future Living System is a real-scale 80 square metre prototype apartment constructed from a range […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Work begins on the Chau Chak Wing Museum The University’s new Chau Chak Wing Museum will house collections from the Macleay and Nicholson Museums and University Art Gallery, showcasing some of Australia’s most significant works.

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Culture, Education, English, Fisheries, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Sydney, Tertiary, Trade, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Work begins on the Chau Chak Wing Museum The University’s new Chau Chak Wing Museum will house collections from the Macleay and Nicholson Museums and University Art Gallery, showcasing some of Australia’s most significant works.

Source: University of Sydney Construction firm FDC will build the new six storey 7600m2 development, designed by Sydney architects Johnson Pilton Walker. It will house the University’s Macleay, Nicholson and University Art Gallery collections and make possible the showcasing of some of Australia’s most significant artistic, scientific and archaeological artefacts. Construction firm FDC will build […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Tongue-tied horses: why this can be an issue in Australian racing As ABC’s Four Corners showed last week, the use of tongue ties in Australian racehorses is much more prevalent than elsewhere. Professor of Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Science Paul McGreevy explains why this matters.

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Education, English, Germany, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, South Australia, Sydney, Tertiary, United Kingdom, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Tongue-tied horses: why this can be an issue in Australian racing As ABC’s Four Corners showed last week, the use of tongue ties in Australian racehorses is much more prevalent than elsewhere. Professor of Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Science Paul McGreevy explains why this matters.

Source: University of Sydney As ABC’s Four Corners showed last week, the use of tongue ties in Australian racehorses is much more prevalent than elsewhere. Professor of Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Science Paul McGreevy explains why this matters. Professor Paul McGreevy from the University of Sydney School of Veterinary Science. This explainer published in […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Sydney Analytical launches world-class facility for researchers The University of Sydney unveils its newest core facility, Sydney Analytical, with capabilities in spectroscopy, x-ray analysis, chemical characterisation, training and access for industry.

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Culture, Economy, Education, English, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, United Kingdom, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Sydney Analytical launches world-class facility for researchers The University of Sydney unveils its newest core facility, Sydney Analytical, with capabilities in spectroscopy, x-ray analysis, chemical characterisation, training and access for industry.

Source: University of Sydney The 2500-year-old mummy Mer-Neith-it-es will be one of the first objects analysed by new micro XRF equipment. Need to investigate the remains inside a mummy’s coffin, analyse microplastic pollution or characterise new drugs? We’ve got you covered. The University of Sydney’s newest core research facility, Sydney Analytical, launches on 17 July. […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Changing rooms: Advanced design explores new adaptive living Explore the future of apartment living: The University of Sydney undertakes new research into housing needs and reveals an exciting apartment prototype that allows residents to adapt internal space to suit their living needs.

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Environment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 16 July 2018 Changing rooms: Advanced design explores new adaptive living Explore the future of apartment living: The University of Sydney undertakes new research into housing needs and reveals an exciting apartment prototype that allows residents to adapt internal space to suit their living needs.

Source: University of Sydney The University of Sydney’s Innovation in Applied Design Lab at the School of Architecture, Design and Planning has undertaken a complex multi-year project in collaboration with Lendlease to deliver the Innovation in Multi-Storey Housing Project. The Future Living System is a real-scale 80 square metre prototype apartment constructed from a range […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 12 July 2018 The family that’s part of University history For almost as long as it’s been possible for women to study at the University of Sydney, women from Anne Bollen’s family have been here. That proud tradition continues.

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Crude, Education, England, English, Exploration, fish, Gas, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Tertiary, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 12 July 2018 The family that’s part of University history For almost as long as it’s been possible for women to study at the University of Sydney, women from Anne Bollen’s family have been here. That proud tradition continues.

Source: University of Sydney Left to right: Isobel Francis, Anne Bollen, Jennifer Bollen, Helena Bollen, newly graduated Monica Bollen, and Clare Bollen.  When Anne Bollen (BA ’59 DipEd ’60) started at the University, she was Anne Thomson. She remembers being introduced to a tall and charming young man on the steps of the Nicholson Museum. […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 12 July 2018 Architecture boosted by major gift from Susan and Garry Rothwell A high-profile Sydney couple say too many of our city’s big building projects go to international firms. They plan to ‘turbocharge’ Australian architecture with a generous donation.

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Environment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Tertiary, United States of America, Universities, University of Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 12 July 2018 Architecture boosted by major gift from Susan and Garry Rothwell A high-profile Sydney couple say too many of our city’s big building projects go to international firms. They plan to ‘turbocharge’ Australian architecture with a generous donation.

Source: University of Sydney The Arch-Museum, a project by graduate student Gracie Guan. Susan and Garry Rothwell have helped shape Sydney – she as an architect and he as an architect-turned-property-developer. Now the couple has made a transformative donation to the University of Sydney that could have a profound impact on Australian architecture, and disrupt […]

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