Research boost to improve stroke management in regional Australia

Almost $2 million has been awarded to the University of Newcastle to support four new research projects, as part of the National Health and Medical Research Council’s (NHMRC) funding outcomes.  The grant includes finding of almost $1 million to Conjoint Professor Chris Levi and his team, who will implement a telehealth assistance program in 20 regional sites across NSW and QLD to assist stroke sufferers, of which more than half are left disabled.  Read more here .