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Delegates in workshop session

Monash Symposium on Cardiovascular Health 2019 success

The inaugural Monash Symposium on Cardiovascular Health was a great success last week. The two-day Symposium was the first step in bringing together the cardiovascular research community across Monash University. Its aim was to initiate a virtual,

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 13 November, 2019

Pioneering lung researchers boost Monash physiotherapy

Central Clinical School (CCS) in partnership with Alfred Health has gained a powerhouse team of researchers in non-pharmacological chronic respiratory disease rehabilitation, making it one of the few specialised sites in the world.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 5 November, 2019

Using AI to tackle invasive fungal infections

Detecting and managing invasive fungal disease (IFD) is a growing area of clinical importance in hospitals globally – particularly in an era of rising drug resistance – yet surveillance of these infections has proved challenging.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 24 October, 2019
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Congratulations to our new AAHMS Fellows

This week, the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS) has elected five Fellows from Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, in recognition of their distinguished achievements and contributions to health and medical science

Research 11 October, 2019

Monash CCS researcher Professor Jenny Hoy honoured by Academy Fellowship

Congratulations to CCS's Professor Jennifer Hoy, whose body of work has been recognised with her election as Fellow to the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 10 October, 2019
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Prescription opioids: both a blessing and a curse

Opioids are among the most powerful analgesics available to medicine, but they have huge capacity to cause harm. In trying to solve one problem, is a bigger one being created?

Lens 11 September, 2019

Congratulations to our August NHMRC grant recipients

Congratulations to our successful applicants in the August NHMRC grant round – with four of our researchers awarded Investigator Grants, one awarded a Partnership Project, and three awarded Centres of Research Excellence.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 6 September, 2019

Novel drug may transform epilepsy treatment

Monash University scientists have demonstrated that a novel drug can prevent the development of seizures in an animal model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (TLE), the most common type of epilepsy that develops after a brain injury.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 6 September, 2019

BRANZ annual report confirms poorer outcomes for older burns patients

New data released by the Burns Registry of Australia and New Zealand (BRANZ) reveals for the first time the impact of burns on Australia’s over 65 year-olds, and researchers are calling on a diverse cross-section of professionals to take

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 7 August, 2019