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Professor Nick Huntington.

Monash BDI researcher recognised with Academy Award

A Monash BDI researcher, Professor Nick Huntington, has received the prestigious Jacques Miller Medal in recognition of his work on natural killer (NK) biology and checkpoint discoveries.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 1 March, 2019
Huyen Tran

New Guidelines for Venous Thromboembolism

THE first Australasian guidelines for the diagnosis and management of venous thromboembolism (VTE) have been produced, with a summary published online today by the Medical Journal of Australia.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 21 February, 2019

On our way to 50+ Professors

Huge congratulations to all those SPHPM staff who were successful in this year’s round of academic promotions! This latest round saw us add five new Professors to our group, and a fact difficult to miss is that they are all women.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 18 December, 2018
Gareth Gregory

Monash research to benefit patients with aggressive lymphoma

Monash researcher and haematologist Dr Gareth Gregory has been awarded a prestigious Sylvia and Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation Clinical Investigator Award to further his research into aggressive lymphoma.

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 18 December, 2018
David Curtis

Scientists take new approach to tackle chemo-evading blood cancer

Professor David Curtis, Central Clinical School, has been funded in the NHMRC grants for his research on the mechanisms behind acute leukaemia's resistance to chemotherapy.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 13 December, 2018
Andrew Wei

World-first trials to test new blood cancer treatment for elderly

Associate Professor Andrew Wei has been awarded a four-year $1.07M NHMRC project grant to conduct research improving outcomes for elderly people with AML.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 13 December, 2018
Associate Professor Ana Traven guides the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health, around her lab.

$20 million in NHMRC project grants for Monash BDI researchers

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Federal Minister for Health, visited the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) today to announce more than $500 million in funding through the NHMRC and Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Clinical Researchers Program

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 12 December, 2018
Andrew Spencer

Professor Andrew Spencer on combating Multiple Myeloma

Professor Andrew Spencer, of the Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, recently received funding under the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) of  $1.68M for a trial in elderly Multiple Myeloma (MM) patients to investigate

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 31 October, 2018
Joshua Ooi

A step closer to understanding and treating lupus

Monash University researcher Dr Joshua Ooi, alongside co-investigators Professor Eric Morand and Professor Jamie Rossjohn, will be one step closer to developing a potential therapy for lupus.

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 10 October, 2018