Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

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Anton Peleg

Keeping our aged citizens safe from ‘superbug’ attacks

Failing to contain ‘superbugs’ across nursing homes can have serious consequences, as the elderly population of nursing homes have a greater vulnerability to health concerns than younger people.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred

My Support Space Launch

On Wednesday 1 August, Monash University welcomed the Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, the Honourable Jane Prentice MP to officially launch My Support Space -an online resource offering free education and information for disability support workers, health professional students and graduates, and allied health assistants working with people with acquired brain injuries (ABI).

Primary and Allied Health Care

Australia Led Global Push to Tackle PCOS – the Principal Cause of Infertility in Women

Australian led global guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of the primary cause of infertility in women will be published simultaneously in three international journals, supported by a suite of health professional and patient resources to improve health outcomes for women with PCOS.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Three Minute Thesis Faculty Final celebrates ground-breaking PhD research

From exploring new therapies for treating ovarian cancer to delivering safe water in India, the Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final showcased the high calibre of graduate research being done within the Faculty.


NHMRC Excellence Award success for Monash

It was a great night for Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences in Canberra on Wednesday 27 June. Twenty of Australia’s finest health and medical researchers were honoured at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) annual Research Excellence Awards.

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