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In their own words: Work placements put students on the COVID-19 frontline

Work placements put Monash University medicine and pharmacy students on the COVID-19 frontline.

Lens 22 May, 2020

Philanthropic donation enables COVID-19 research study to move into the pre-clinical phase

A philanthropic donation from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to Monash University will fully fund the important next steps in research on the use of

News 21 May, 2020

Explained: The challenges of developing a COVID-19 vaccine

How likely is it that we'll have a relatively

Lens 21 May, 2020
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NHMRC investigator grants - over $40m awarded to Monash MNHS researchers

Federal Health Minister, The Honourable Greg Hunt MP, announced almost $47M in funding for Monash researchers across all areas of health and medical research including : biomedical, clinical, public health and health services research.

Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences 20 May, 2020

ICU research on aerosol boxes reveals problems

A critical analysis by intensive care unit (ICU) practitioners reveals that 'aerosol boxes' tend to decrease safety for both patients and doctors.

COVID-19 19 May, 2020
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Telling co-workers you're unwell in times of COVID-19

As Australians are urged to change the culture of “soldiering on” while sick, early results of a new survey by Monash University has found how likely people are to conceal symptoms of COVID-19 from their employer, coworker, family and

Primary and Allied Health Care 19 May, 2020
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Monash medical students find creative way to help the community

COVID-19 has impacted us all in one way or another. For our students, it’s meant having to adjust to online learning from home. For some, it has meant changes to their part-time jobs, or their placements.

Medicine 18 May, 2020

While you were sleeping: Shutting the world out when you dream

When we dream, we get so absorbed by our fantasies that the external world is shut out, even though the brain can still process sensory information.

Lens 15 May, 2020

Study captures first national picture of COVID-19 patients in Intensive Care Units

Researchers at the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine have captured the first national snap shot of COVID-19 patients admitted to ICUs around the country since the outbreak hit Australian shores on March 14th.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 14 May, 2020