News

25 February 2020
New study findings suggest that weight gain after breast cancer is a greater problem than previously thought. The first national survey on weight after breast cancer in Australia, published in BMC Cancer journal, found close to two-thirds (63.7%) of women reported weight gain at an average of nine kilograms after a breast cancer diagnosis, and overall nearly one-in-five women (17%) added more than 20 kilograms.

12 December 2019
An exciting opportunity exists for four highly motivated PhD candidates to apply for the NICM-BI Scholarship and NICM-JFNT Scholarship programs until 29 Feb 2020.

8 December 2019
NICM research investigating Kava for Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) shows no significant difference compared to placebo in anxiety reduction.

Events

11 March 2020
In the spirit of celebrating International Women’s Day and in conjunction with NICM Health Research Institute's inaugural Influential Women in Natural Therapies Symposium, join us at our first Women’s Networking Breakfast, with guest speaker Lisa Curry AO MBE on Wednesday 11 March 2020.

11 March
11 March 2020
Join us at NICM's inaugural one-day Symposium in the new Jacka Foundation Conference Centre, bringing together Australia’s most influential women in natural therapies to celebrate and mark International Women’s Day and women in STEM (Science, Technology, Industry and Mathematics).

11 March