Over $17m secured in clinical trials cohort studies grant scheme
Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences researchers have successfully secured $17,484,794 from the latest NHMRC Clinical Trials and Cohort Studies Grants.
Incredible PhD talent on display in Monash BDI 3MT final
Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) PhD students compete annually in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, hoping ultimately to represent Monash University at the Asia-Pacific Final.
University promotions recognise academic excellence for Monash BDI staff
Congratulations to each of the 11 Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) staff who were successful with their recent academic promotions! We’ve recently added three new Professors to the institute, three new Associate Professors,
Brain injury from concussion in young football players causes long-term damage, Monash study finds
Monash researchers have published the first study to report long-term physical damage to the brains of young adult Australian rules players, even six months after their most recent concussion, raising concerns about the long term neurological health
Monash University program set to improve eye health in Mildura
A new program to train Mildura-based doctors and medical students in ophthalmology, taught by a Monash alumnus, may serve to improve the eye health of local children who are currently 2.5 times as likely to be admitted to hospital for eye diseases
Drug researchers discover potent class of molecules that kills malaria parasite
Malaria kills around 400,000 people every year, with the vast majority of deaths occurring in children aged under five from the world’s most vulnerable societies.
Powerful magnetic resonance imaging provides markers to detect early MS damage
Powerful MRI imaging reveals association in patients with Multiple Sclerosis between gait impairment and nerve cell loss in the brain.
Congratulations to our 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours Recipients
Congratulations to our Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences colleagues, alumni, friends and supporters who have been recognised with a Queen’s Birthday Honour this year.
New antibiotic to combat deadly bacterial ‘superbugs’ enters clinical trials
In a critical step towards addressing an urgent unmet medical need due to infections caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria - also known as ‘superbugs’ - a new antibiotic (QPX9003) discovered by Monash University researchers has entered