Body Donation Program

Body Donation Program

The training and research this unique gift enables, can lead to important health discoveries that have the potential to alleviate suffering and improve community wellbeing. For this reason, it is greatly appreciated by medical researchers, teachers and students. The University of Wollongong offers a Body Donation Program to the public to help us train health-care workers and scientists including doctors, nurses, medical scientists, exercise physiologists, and other health-related professions.

Last reviewed: 7 February, 2014

Research Seminar

Speaker: Dr Brad Nindl,
Scientific Advisor,
US Army Institute of Public Health,
Army Public Health Command & a serving member of the US Army Reserves

Date: Friday 9th May
Time: 12:30-1:30pm
Location: 28.101

Dr Nindl is the second of four Visiting International Fellows to be invited by the Centre of Expertise for Physical Employment Standards, University of Wollongong. The Centre represents a highly active formal research partnership between the University of Wollongong, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health and the Department of Defence, Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Human Protection and Performance Division. Dr Nindl has a PhD in physiology with a focus upon endocrine and integrative physiology. He has in excess of 150 publications with over 2000 citations and a H index of 28.