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Headspace workers wear purple for a day to support young LGBTIQA people In The Media - Posted on 27 August 2017

Headpace workers wore a variety of shades for Wear it Purple Day to support their local clients.

Why are STIs on the rise in Australia? In The Media - Posted on 16 August 2017

STI rates in Australia and other developed nations are rising at an alarming rate.

Dating apps and the rise of STIs In The Media - Posted on 15 August 2017

The growing popularity of hook-up apps has coincided with a rise in STI rates in many countries.

The stigma of sex work comes with a high cost Article - Posted on 10 August 2017

For sex workers, legal, cultural and social discourse is characterised by prurience, titillation, outrage and disgust – all the hallmarks of stigma, writes Zahra Zsuzsanna Stardust.

Same-sex marriage: what our leaders could learn from grandma Opinion - Posted on 10 August 2017

If her grandmother could expand her beliefs and see the need for marriage equality, Christy Newman asks, what's our politicians' excuse?

A note of caution amidst a ‘revolution’ in hepatitis C treatment Article - Posted on 10 August 2017

Addressing stigma in healthcare settings, engaging marginalised communities in prevention, and continuing to trial innovative models of care will all be imperative if the ‘new era’ of hepatitis C treatment is to fulfil its promise, research finds.

Australia's growing drag performance culture In The Media - Posted on 9 August 2017

Have safe spaces for drag culture evolved to create a more inclusive environment?

What our leaders could learn about acceptance from my religious grandmother In The Media - Posted on 8 August 2017

She expanded her beliefs and saw the need for marriage equality, why can't our politicians?

Carla Treloar awarded Alumni Medal for Professional Excellence In The Media - Posted on 28 July 2017

Internationally recognised social scientist and director of two research centres Professor Carla Treloar wins the Alumni Medal for Professional Excellence at the University of Newcastle Awards.

Social research contributing to Australian hepatitis response Article - Posted on 28 July 2017

We have a selection of publications from CSRH that highlights the social aspects affecting viral hepatitis prevention and treatment.