Monash researchers receive Heart Foundation funding

Fourteen Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences researchers and PhD students have received funding from the Heart Foundation to conduct research that investigates the cause, prevention, and treatment of heart disease, stroke and related conditions.

A wide range of projects has been funded, including targeting gut microbiota to prevent and treat cardiovascular disease, a strategy to improve survival of cardiac arrest in the community, and predictive monitoring for early detection of cardiac dysfunction in preterm babies.

The full list of Monash award recipients can be viewed here.

The full press release from the Heart Foundation can be found here.

About Monash University

Monash University is Australia’s largest university with more than 80,000 students. In the 60 years since its foundation, it has developed a reputation for world-leading high-impact research, quality teaching, and inspiring innovation.

With four campuses in Australia and a presence in Malaysia, China, India, Indonesia and Italy, it is one of the most internationalised Australian universities.

As a leading international medical research university with the largest medical faculty in Australia and integration with leading Australian teaching hospitals, we consistently rank in the top 50 universities worldwide for clinical, pre-clinical and health sciences.

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