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Decline in genital warts among young Aboriginal people

Added 20 Mar 2017 -
Sydney, Australia – 20 March 2017: There has been a marked drop in genital warts among young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia since the Government introduced the national human...
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UNSW research leads to FDA tentative approval of new HIV treatment

Added 20 Mar 2017 -
Sydney, Australia – 20 March 2017: As a result of international research led by UNSW’s Kirby Institute, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has tentatively approved the use of a new fixed dose...
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Latest research shows Australia on track to cure hep C

Added 21 Feb 2017 -
Sydney, Australia – 21 February 2017: More Australians were treated for their hepatitis C infection in the first year new generation hepatitis C regimens were made available on the Pharmaceutical Benefits...
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The Kirby Institute presented with key to the city

Added 16 Feb 2017 -
The Lord Mayor of Sydney presents the Kirby Institute with key to the city, recognising 30 years of outstanding service to communities affected by HIV. The symbolic presentation is the highest honour a...
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Research funding neglects health impacts of climate change

Added 1 Feb 2017 -
Australia has neglected to fund research investigating the impact of climate change on human health despite the area being pinpointed by government as a priority 25 years ago, UNSW researchers say. In 1991,...
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