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2017 Dean’s Awards for Excellence

The talent and dedication of outstanding members of the Faculty are recognised through the Dean’s Awards for Excellence.


Monash researchers awarded more than $3.65 million for dementia research

Three research teams from the Monash Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences have been awarded a total of over $3.65 million by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).


Melbourne to New York: An unforgettable experience for seven Monash students

In late June, seven Monash students travelled to New York City for a unique and unforgettable university experience. As participants in the Global Discovery Program, they spent eight days abroad meeting with influential Monash alumni as part of an


Empowering women to break boundaries - Aira Abarra

It is refreshing to see someone go against the grain of society to follow their passion. Remarkable is the first word that comes to mind when describing Aira. Whilst currently completing her studies in nursing and midwifery, Aira is also competing

WHO Internship

World Health Organisation internship offers four students the experience of a lifetime

There was much to celebrate when four Monash MBBS students secured internships at the World Health Organisation (WHO) in December. Charlotte O’Leary, Tom Goodwin, Liang Qu and Emily Yeung travelled to Geneva, Switzerland and returned with new


Monash medical student changing lives and awarded Westpac Fellowship

Monash University medical student Ms Masad Alfayadh was awarded a prestigious Westpac Social Change Fellowship last week, acknowledging her work at Happy Brain Education...

London alumni

Seven students go on a trip of a lifetime and network with influential Monash alumni in London

Earlier this month, seven Monash University students touched down in London to take part in the inaugural Global Discovery Program UK – a unique opportunity to meet with prominent graduates who went from studying at Monash to become leaders in

Patient welcomes first year students to Medicine at Monash

Twanny Farrugia is blind, has had open heart surgery, multiple hip and knee ­replacements and manages several chronic health conditions, but this hasn’t stopped him from living life to the fullest. He is a volunteer with DonateLife Victoria and h