Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research

Federal Health Minister attends Heart Failure Summit

In response to the growing problem of Heart Failure in the Australian community, the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research, the National Heart Foundation of Australia and a …

Professor Stewart attends heart failure meeting in Mauritius

Professor Simon Stewart, Institute Director, recently met with the Pan-African Society of Cardiology (PASCAR) in Maputo for a Heart …

Professor Stewart features in ESC TV 2015 Congress

Professor Simon Stewart, MacKillop Institute Director, recently presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress …

MMIHR researcher finalist for top award

Mary MacKillop Institute researcher Dr Jocasta Ball is one of five finalists for the Bupa Emerging Health Researcher Award. Dr Ball has been awarded $5,000 for being …

The science behind interval training

MacKillop Institute’s Director of the Centre for Exercise and Nutrition, Professor John Hawley will appear in the new season of the ABC’s …

Participants wanted for high-fat diet research

Have you ever wondered about the effects of a high-fat diet on physical and psychological well-being? The consumption of excess energy, particularly fat, is largely responsible for the …

New book explores women’s heart health

Visiting Professor Maja-Lisa Løchen has recently published a book about women’s heart health: “Female hearts, about common heart diseases in women. For health personnel and the general public.” …

Participants wanted for memory research

Would you like to participate voluntarily in a study about memory? Researchers from the Centre for the Heart and Mind are investigating everyday memory in adults over 55.

New report profiles heart failure in Australia

Rediscovering Heart Failure: The contemporary burden and profile of heart failure in Australia Executive Summary We undertook a study of the contemporary burden of heart …

MacKillop Institute researchers to star at cardiac conference

MacKillop Institute researchers will be out in force at Australia’s premier cardiac conference in Melbourne next month – showing how research excellence can make a life-saving difference to …