Communication a vital component of public health research


Professor Aziz Rahman’s research focuses on many different aspects of global public health issues and how these can help have a positive impact on people’s lives.

New research reveals lifestyle changes to combat high blood pressure

21 September 2023

Mindfulness practices such as meditation and yoga should be recommended to people with high blood pressure, according to a comprehensive review of lifestyle changes related to hypertension.

Tracking Ballarat’s koalas as urban sprawl threatens their habitat

21 September 2023

Researchers hope to get a picture of koala numbers and their patterns of habitat use around Ballarat by tapping into citizen science and tracking animals that have been nursed back to good health.

Farmers look to harness the power of pig poo

8 September 2023

As farmers look to be more economically and environmentally sustainable, researchers are working to help them evolve their operations as demand for produce and livestock soars.