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CSU research to aid Parkinson’s disease sufferers in regional NSW

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018

CSU research to aid Parkinson’s disease sufferers in regional NSW A CSU nursing research team has been engaged by Parkinson’s NSW to undertake a project in rural and regional NSW. * People with Parkinson’s in rural and regional NSW are greatly disadvantaged by lack of services * There’s a lack...

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CSU nursing students head to Peru for work experience

Thursday, 7 Jun 2018

CSU nursing students head to Peru for work experience A group of 10 nursing students from CSU will undertake a two-week work experience placement in Peru. * The first nursing group from CSU to undertake work experience placement in Peru * The experience will help students develop cultural awareness and...

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Closing gaps with the CSU Indigenous Access Program

Wednesday, 6 Jun 2018

Closing gaps with the CSU Indigenous Access Program * CSU is dedicated to providing higher education pathways for ATSI people * CSU Indigenous Access Program (IAP) first-ever midyear intake * CSU students who participate in IAP have a higher progress rate (75 per cent) than non-IAP students (68 per cent)...

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The in-role job performance of nurses in Australian hospitals: CSU research

Thursday, 17 May 2018

The in-role job performance of nurses in Australian hospitals: CSU research Research by a CSU PhD student has found the relationship between effective on-the-job training and performance of nurses, is significantly impacted by the work environment in hospitals. * Limited involvement in strategic planning lead to a cynical attitude of...

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MoU ‘positively’ for rural and remote health

Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018

MoU ‘positively’ for rural and remote health A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by CSU and its education partners in the Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed by Charles Sturt University (CSU) and its education partners in the Three Rivers...

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Shiftwork impacts women nurses: CSU research

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018

Shiftwork impacts women nurses: CSU research The impact of shiftwork on female nurses in the health care sector is the focus of PhD research by a registered nurse and CSU academic. The impact of shiftwork on female nurses in the health care sector is the focus of PhD research by...

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Nurses’ attitude influences Indigenous health

Thursday, 14 Dec 2017

Nurses’ attitude influences Indigenous health The critical urgency for Indigenous Australian cultural competence in the health sector has spurred research by a Charles Sturt University (CSU) lecturer and revealed some significant findings. The critical urgency for Indigenous Australian cultural competence in the health sector has spurred research by a Charles...

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CSU and CentaCare Wilcannia-Forbes report highlights

Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017

CSU and CentaCare Wilcannia-Forbes report highlights A Charles Sturt University (CSU) and CentaCare Wilcannia-Forbes report highlights the difficulties experienced by vulnerable young people who live in rural communities as they transition from primary to high school. A Charles Sturt University (CSU) and CentaCare Wilcannia-Forbes report highlights the difficulties experienced by...

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Perinatal depression and anxiety awareness

Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017

Perinatal depression and anxiety awareness A Charles Sturt University (CSU) psychology academic says while rural women and men are at the same risk of suffering from pre- and post-natal depression as their metropolitan counterparts, the way they experience them are unique. A Charles Sturt University (CSU) psychology academic says while...

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National Rural Health Commissioner an important step toward healthier rural communities

Monday, 23 Oct 2017

National Rural Health Commissioner an important step toward healthier rural communities Vice-Chancellor of Charles Sturt University. Professor Andrew Vann has welcomed the announcement of the Rural Health Commissioner. Charles Sturt University (CSU) says the appointment of Emeritus Professor Paul Worley as the first National Rural Health Commissioner is an important...

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