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5 June 2019
Researchers from NICM Health Research Institute, Harvard University, Kings College, Oxford University and University of Manchester have found the Internet can produce both acute and sustained alterations in specific areas of cognition, which may reflect changes in the brain, affecting our attentional capacities, memory processes, and social interactions.

3 June 2019
NICM continues to welcome and support visiting international scholars to participate in collaborative projects focused on complementary and integrative medicines. In 2019, NICM has welcomed to date academics from China, United States and Iran.

27 May 2019
NICM welcomed world-class international scholar, author and expert in integrative mental health, Dr James Lake throughout April and May, as part of the NICM-BI Visiting Scholar program.

21 May 2019
Premiering last night, SBS’s new eight-part series, produced by Warner Bros. Medicine or Myth? consults with NICM researchers to determine through science and evidence which remedies are perhaps more myth than genuine alternative medicine. Watch all episodes at SBS on Demand or on SBS Monday nights at 8.30pm.

6 May 2019
Congratulations to NICM Research Fellow, Justin Sinclair, awarded Researcher of the Year at the BIMA annual gala dinner held at Sydney's Hilton Hotel in May.

2 May 2019
We are delighted to congratulate Beatrice Venkataya, who graduated with a Master of Research in May. Her research project concentrated on bush medicine.

29 April 2019
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome say they find it hard to lose weight. Here's what they can do to improve their symptoms and long-term health.

27 March 2019
NICM research continues to be ‘world standard or above’ according to the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) evaluation. The result confirms, for the third consecutive triennium of rating, NICM as a world-leading research institution, rated the highest possible - ERA 5.

25 March 2019
Congratulations to Associate Professor O’Brien for her selection on the TGA’s Advisory Committee on Complementary Medicines and Dr Steiner for her working group appointment with NHMRC NNIDR.

12 March 2019
Undertaking acupuncture during IVF at the time of an embryo transfer can help alleviate the anxiety experienced during IVF by many women, according to NICM researcher’s latest findings.


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