IEBH News

September 16, 2021

Bond academic awarded NHMRC grant to research effective non-drug treatments

Sufferers of common ailments such as lower back pain and depression could soon seek relief through evidence-based effective non-drug treatments, thanks to... Read more

September 14, 2021

$2.5M NHMRC Grant awarded aiming to provide better value care for all Australians

The Institute for Evidence-Based Healthcare, in collaboration with 3 other Australian universities, have been awarded a $2.5M Centre for Research Excellence... Read more

August 4, 2021

COVID vaccines offer the pharma industry an opportunity to reset its reputation

Just weeks before the first COVID-19 cases emerged, Gallup published its latest poll on America’s views about business. At the bottom of the list of 25 sectors... Read more

July 5, 2021

How well do COVID vaccines work in the real world?

Many Australians will be weighing up whether to be vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine, which is widely available, or to wait for Pfizer later in the year... Read more

June 14, 2021

2021 Queen's Birthday Honours List

Institute for Evidence Based Healthcare professors Paul Glasziou and Chris Del Mar have received Order of Australia awards in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours... Read more

June 14, 2021

Queen’s Birthday honours for professors

Bond University professors Paul Glasziou and Chris Del Mar have been appointed to the Order of Australia. Professor Glasziou was announced as an Officer of the... Read more

April 6, 2021

The media is overhyping early detection tests, and this may be harming the healthy

Do you remember hearing about the simple blood test that could tell if you had any of several different cancers? What about the Apple Watch that promised to... Read more

March 17, 2021

Pandemic may offer opportunity to wind back unnecessary care

A systematic review of more than 80 scientific studies from around the world has found a pandemic-induced median reduction of 37 per cent in the use of... Read more

February 18, 2021

Health and medical app research recognised with top award

Researching the effectiveness of popular health and medical apps has proven a prescription for academic success for Bond University’s Oyuka Byambasuren. Four... Read more

January 27, 2021

OAM for Professor Tammy Hoffmann, the patient’s friend

Bond University’s Professor Tammy Hoffmann has received a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for her services to clinical epidemiology and occupational... Read more