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Monash secures over AUD $2 million for industry Linkage Projects

Professor Mark Bellgrove (Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences) proposes the use of DNA sequencing technology to identify the genetics of executive function. ... ARC Australian

Industry & partnerships
Anxiety clinic

Monash research in treating anxiety and depression

Pioneered by researchers at Monash University, a promising new, ‘whole person’ approach to the treatment of anxiety and depression has been developed in an effort to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of current treatment, and further imp

Medicine & health
World sleep day

World Sleep Day 2017 – Monash experts for comment Can we really sleep soundly?

For World Sleep Day, Monash University has a number of sleep and circadian experts available for comment on sleep-related topics, including insomnia, depression, Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder (DSPD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, cognitive decline

Medicine & health
Prof Georgiou-Karistianis

Monash Research paves way for degenerative brain disease treatments

Researchers at Monash University have identified gene-led changes in brain-cell behaviour in patients diagnosed with Huntington’s Disease. This discovery may uncover new treatments for millions of people suffering from degenerative brain

Medicine & health

Monash Warwick Alliance 2017 first round funding now open

The first round of Monash Warwick Alliance funding for 2017 is now open.

Medicine & health
Monash drugs debate

Is addiction a disease or a failure of self-control? Monash hosts international debate

There is a growing view amongst scientists that the chronic use of drugs hijacks an addicted person’s brain, undermining their ability to control their drug use. To others, addiction is a behavioural problem that requires motivation to change.

Medicine & health
MICCN-Medibio partnership

Groundbreaking partnership to deliver innovative solutions to improve sleep and mental health

The Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences (MICCN) is pleased to announce the establishment of a new partnership with Medibio Limited, to create innovative approaches to improve the sleep and mental health outcomes of the population

Medicine & health
Shantha R

Sleep disorders and the disturbance of the internal body clock

We spend 25 years of our life sleeping. Within our brain’s hypothalamus there is a dense cluster of cells that act as a master body clock, which has evolved to keep time with the 24-hour solar cycle.

Medicine & health