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Latest News Stories & Media releases

Date / 18 Jul 2019

New community allied health centre and telehealth service at Charles Sturt

New community allied health centre and telehealth service at Charles Sturt Charles Sturt University will showcase the expansion of the Community Engagement and Wellness Centre and the acquisition of telehealth...

Date / 23 May 2019

Three Rivers UDRH launches ‘Indigenous Pathways Into Health Handbook’

Three Rivers UDRH launches ‘Indigenous Pathways Into Health Handbook’ A new resource for future Indigenous health students has been created by the Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health Indigenous...

Date / 17 May 2019

Promoting health and wellbeing for refugee-background people living in rural areas

Three Rivers research team hosted a Critical Conversation focusing on the health of people with refugee-backgrounds who have resettled in regional areas. The occasion for this event was to launch...

Date / 17 May 2019

A boost for future rural health workers in Griffith

May was an exciting and momentous occasion for Three Rivers UDRH as we officially opened our Griffith student accommodation. This facility will enable up to 8 health profession students at...

Date / 3 May 2019

Three Rivers UDRH community aged care forum in Dubbo

Three Rivers UDRH community aged care forum in Dubbo Forum aims to compile suggestions and present a Dubbo community submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety...

Date / 3 May 2019

Boost for rural health futures in Griffith

Boost for rural health futures in Griffith Griffith will see a greater focus on improving health services available locally with the official opening of the first health student accommodation to...

Date / 2 Apr 2019

Team 'On Country' Cultural Immersion Experience

During the first week in April, the Three Rivers team attended a two day 'On Country' Cultural Immersion experience in Bathurst, led by local traditional knowledge holders from Gunhigal Mayiny...

Date / 27 Mar 2019

National Rural Health Alliance Conference 2019

Members of the Three Rivers Team recently joined over 1,100 delegates in attending the 15th National Rural Health (NRH) conference in Hobart. The theme of this year’s conference was ‘Better...

Date / 19 Mar 2019

Three organisations boost uni scholarships for country health students

Three organisations boost uni scholarships for country health students Thirty-four country students across rural NSW have been awarded a total of $81,000 in scholarships through the CSU Three Rivers-Country Education...

Date / 22 Feb 2019

The impact of a positive clinical placement experience

Third year physiotherapy students from Charles Sturt University have recently been undertaking their placement at Wagga Wagga Base Hospital in the specialty areas of orthopaedics, stroke, intensive care and rehabilitation....

Date / 11 Feb 2019

New mentorship program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rural nurses and midwives

We are committed to collaboration and innovation to create a sustainable rural health workforce. Funded by the Commonwealth Government through the Department of Health's Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (RHMT) Program,...

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