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Monash University research gives us a crash course in cycling in Melbourne

Researchers from Monash University have undertaken unique road accident research by turning their analysis to cyclists.

Medicine & health

World-renowned economist in Australia

In academia, Thomas Piketty is a world-leading thinker, bestselling author, professor at the prestigious École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales and professor at the Paris School of Economics.

Business
Immune breakthrough: poison ivy

Immune breakthrough: unscratching poison ivy's rash

We all know that a brush with poison ivy leaves us with an itchy painful rash. A breakthrough finding from a major global research collaboration between Monash University and Harvard has revealed the molecular cause of this irritation.

Science

First patient overnight stay at MHTP Clinical Trials Centre

The Clinical Trials Centre at the Monash Health Translation Precinct (MHTP) welcomed their first overnight patient earlier this month.

Medicine & health
Yahya Shehabi

Monash study will lead improvements in sedation practice for intensive care patients

Better patient outcomes through improved sedation practices in intensive care is the aim of Monash research that has received significant industry funding.

Medicine & health

Tapping into the power of ‘wasted’ energy

Monash University researchers have developed and patented new materials that can store energy, and are designed to ultimately transform ‘wasted’ energy into useable electricity.

Science
Ebeling and Mialt

GPs need to become champions for osteoporosis treatment

Osteoporosis treatment represents a missed opportunity for medical practitioners, according to the authors of a narrative review published in yesterday’s Medical Journal of Australia.

Medicine & health
Alexander Theatre

Significant investment for the performing arts at Monash University

The cultural development of Melbourne’s south-east will be further enhanced with a new $45 million performance centre at Monash University, it was announced today.

Arts & culture