Led by Professor Maxine Whittaker, the College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, as part of the Division of Tropical Health & Medicine, the College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research at James Cook University in the areas of:
A win brings personalised medicine to the tropics
Wed, 27 Jun 2018
Cairns researcher Matt Field will receive the National Health and Medical Research Council’s Frank Fenner Award at the NHMRC Research Excellence Awards in Canberra this evening.
Seven percent of river users legally drunk say researchers
Thu, 7 Jun 2018
New research reveals about as many as one-in-six people who swim in rivers is under the influence of alcohol, and nearly half of those swimmers are above the legal alcohol limit for driving.
Help to plan the city you need
Wed, 6 Jun 2018
Workshops in Cairns this Friday (8 June) and Townsville (Friday, 15 June) aim to help us all become urban planners, sharing our visions of the city we want to live in.
Global trade spreads deadly frog disease from Asia
Fri, 11 May 2018
Genetic clues reveal origins of the killer fungus behind the ‘amphibian plague’
JCU Turtle Health Research opens new nursery for baby turtles
Wed, 9 May 2018
Baby turtles will have a sunny place to bask as a new section opens at James Cook University’s Turtle Health Research Facility today.