Award-winning journalist, author and academic Margaret Simons will join the Journalism Department as an Associate Professor in Monash University’s School of Media, Film and Journalism in July this year.Arts & culture
Melburnians are taking part in a world first trial led by Monash University that could see a simple one-off vaccination protect against heart attack and stroke.Medicine & health
Monash University is collaborating with Cambridge University and China’s Tsinghua University to track the extraordinary growth of the Asia-Pacific’s booming alternative finance sector, valued at more than US$100 billion.
Up to two thirds of women who have survived breast cancer report a loss of libido and an unsatisfactory sex life.Medicine & health
Monash University President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Margaret Gardner AO has been elected as the next chair of Universities Australia, the peak body representing Australia’s 39 universities.University news
Gastric band surgery significantly reduces health risks in overweight people with diabetes: study finds
A long-term study by Monash University researchers – the first of its kind – has found that gastric band surgery has significant benefits for moderately overweight people with type 2 diabetes. Previous studies have focused on obese people.Medicine & health
A new Monash University study that will inform cancer research has found that 15 per cent of women carry their smartphone tucked into their bra.