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Dr Michael Kirby delivers this year's Richard Larkins Oration

Monash University’s annual Richard Larkins Oration in Melbourne was at the Myer Mural Hall on Wednesday, 4 October 2017. Representatives of business, government, industry, alumni and University supporters attended this prestigious event to

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Antarctica

Monash University medical student joins Antarctica expedition to inspire environmental change

A desire to drive sustainable energy use, and love of solving challenging problems has won a Monash University student a prestigious Boston Consulting Group (BCG) scholarship. One of only two scholarships awarded annually in Australia and New Zealand

Medicine & health
White House

Monash University produces bio security White Paper for US Government

Monash University has responded to a US Government request to produce an analytical paper on how to ethically manage risks including biosecurity and terror threats linked to experimental research on disease-causing agents.

Arts & culture
Photo: Caoline van Nespen/Medecins Sans Frontieres

Ebola and the ethics question

Tolerating impoverished healthcare systems dramatically increases the risks associated with contagious disease, as the current Ebola crisis demonstrates. The three West African countries – Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone –...

Photo: Caoline van Nespen/Medecins Sans Frontieres

Ebola and the ethics question

Tolerating impoverished healthcare systems dramatically increases the risks associated with contagious disease, as the current Ebola crisis demonstrates. The three West African countries – Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone –...

Professor Julian Savulescu (photo credit: Polly Borland).

Getting to know...Julian Savulescu

Name: Julian Savulescu Title: Sir Louis Matheson Distinguished Visiting Professor Faculty: Philosophy/Centre for...

Professor Julian Savulescu (photo credit: Polly Borland).

Getting to know...Julian Savulescu

Name: Julian Savulescu Title: Sir Louis Matheson Distinguished Visiting Professor Faculty: Philosophy/Centre for...