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Monash BDI Outreach Education Coordinator, Laura Reid

BioEYES is making science cool

In the latest MTPConnect podcast episode ‘Advancing STEM Education with BioEYES’, listeners were introduced to the BioEYES program, led by Monash BDI Outreach Education Coordinator, Laura Reid.

In the Press 19 July, 2019
PhD student and Academy intern Bianca Le.

Smashing galaxies and gender stereotypes

Bianca Le, Monash BDI PhD candidate (Black lab) and former STEM Graduate Policy intern at the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering, was recently commissioned to interview the Australian Women in STEM Ambassador, Professor

In the Press 19 July, 2019
Male grief

Male grief overlooked after miscarriage, study finds

A Melbourne Sexual Health Centre study revealing how men feel after experiencing a miscarriage has attracted significant media attention.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 18 July, 2019
MS symptom

Study links loss of ‘white matter’ in brain to MS symptom

While treatments are becoming increasingly effective in countering many of the symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS), linking actual changes in the brain to its more elusive symptoms is vital to driving the development of therapies that can

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 18 July, 2019
Vilija Jokubaitis

Neuroscience researcher a driving force in global women’s MS group

A Department of Neuroscience researcher has become part of the inaugural executive committee of the newly announced International Women in Multiple Sclerosis (iWiMS) network.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 18 July, 2019
Dr Belinda Henry

Fat a burning topic at scientist’s public lecture

When Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute’s Dr Belinda Henry was recently asked to give a public lecture at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery auditorium, New Zealand, it was a somewhat different proposition to the scientific addresses she is

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 17 July, 2019
Hospital setting

Three year super-sized survey of super bugs

In the first national study of its type in Australia for over 30 years, a study involving Monash University, Deakin University and Avondale College of Higher education has identified that 1 in 10 adult acute inpatients has an infection as a

Nursing and Midwifery 16 July, 2019
Dr Justin W. Adams and Dr Luca Fiorenza.

Maternal secrets of our earliest ancestors unlocked

Extended parental care is considered one of the hallmarks of human evolution. In a stunning new research result published today in Nature, an international team of researchers from Monash and Southern Cross University revealed for the first time

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 16 July, 2019

Work-related mental health conditions: advice for GPs

New Australian clinical practice guideline recommendations to assist GPs with the diagnosis and management of work-related mental health conditions (MHCs) have been released, and are summarised in the Medical Journal of Australia.

Primary and Allied Health Care 15 July, 2019