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Kidney findings a first for Japan

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute, collaborating with researchers from the Jikei University School of Medicine in Tokyo, have shown for the first time that Japanese

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Hurricane Irma nursing home deaths shows stark dilemma of whether to stay put or evacuate

The death of Florida nursing home residents whose air-conditioning failed last week during Hurricane Irma highlights the tragic consequences of some of our most vulnerable citizens during a natural disaster.

Medicine & health

An Australian first: Monash launches new Diabetes Department

Monash University has officially launched its new Department of Diabetes – the first and only university department in Australia dedicated to the disease.

Medicine & health
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Get a hands-on view of Monash Peninsula campus at open day

Ever wondered what it’s like to be in the thick of an emergency situation as a paramedic? At this year’s Monash University Peninsula campus Open Day, Saturday 5 August, a simulated trauma accident will take place, giving visitors a close-up look

University news

From robot selfies to 3-D printed art – Monash University flings open its doors this Sunday

This weekend, Australia’s largest University opens its doors to the public at Monash University’s Clayton and Caulfield campuses for Open Day on Sunday 6 August.

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Monash researchers awarded more than $3.65 million for dementia research

Three research teams from the Monash Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences have been awarded a total of over $3.65 million by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Medicine & health
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Elder abuse report ignores impact on people’s health

The good news is that Australia is doing something positive to improve the lives of our parents and grandparents. The bad news is we can no longer pretend there are golden years awaiting us all in old age.

Medicine & health