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Townsville Hospital first to trial 3D camera.

The Townsville Hospital in North Queensland has become the first to trial 3D cameras to treat patients with Diabetes who live in rural and remote areas.   the trial will eventually involved 50 patients suffering from diabetic foot ulcers.

Associate Professor Usman Malabu with a 3D camera used in the trial.

A hospital in north Queensland has become the first in the state to trial the use of 3D cameras to treat patients with diabetes who live in rural and remote areas.

Mobile phones to help fight diabetes and TB in PNG

JCU scientists are training health care providers in PNG to diagnose and treat diabetes and TB with the help of mobile phones.

Bupa Health Foundation Award Winner 2015 Professor Usman Malabu

Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic disease in Australia and Asia Pacific region as detailed in a recent international media interview with Associate Professor Usman Malabu on one of his publications: