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Monash University commercialisation agreement with UK-listed IP Group

Monash University has entered an agreement with leading intellectual property commercialisation company IP Group plc (LSE : IPO) to secure additional investment which will drive the commercialisation of Monash’s ground-breaking scientific and tech

Industry & partnerships
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Research uses heat to predict species most threatened by climate change

Climate change is a threat to all species, but which species will be under the greatest threat?

Science
Mick Dodson

Professor Mick Dodson AM delivers Monash University Annual Reconciliation Lecture

Eminent Australian, Professor and Vice-Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow at Monash University, Mick Dodson AM, gave the Annual Reconciliation Lecture at the Melbourne Town Hall on 18 May. " /. Eminent Australian, Professor and Vice-Chancellor’s

Arts & culture
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Many older people in care die prematurely, and not from natural causes

Most readers may be surprised to learn that frail older people living in residential aged care services, often referred to as nursing homes or care facilities, die prematurely. We tend to think the deaths of older people, and especially those in care

Medicine & health
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World first study reveals increase in premature deaths in Australian nursing homes

The first comprehensive study of deaths in Australian nursing homes has been published today, revealing a more than 400 per cent increase in the incidence of premature and potentially preventable deaths of nursing home residents over the past decade.

Medicine & health
GPS

Dr Sharman Stone new patron of Monash University Gender, Peace and Security Centre

The international profile of Monash University’s Gender, Peace and Security (GPS) Centre is set for a further boost following the appointment of inaugural Patron, Australia’s advocate for Women and Girls, Dr Sharman Stone today.

Arts & culture
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New Israel-Australia research centre involving Monash established by visionary philanthropist Sami Sagol

A major research collaboration between the new Department of Diabetes at Monash University and the newly established Sagol Center for Epigenetics of Metabolism and Aging atTel Aviv Medical Center was announced today in Israel (28 May 2017). This

Medicine & health
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Why is Australian 15-year-olds’ financial literacy declining?

Around a fifth of 15-year-olds in Australia do not have basic financial literacy, according to a new OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA)

Learning & teaching