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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

Monash professor recognised by major US medicine academy

Professor Paul Myles, Director of the Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, The Alfred and Monash University, has been honoured by an invitation to become a member of the prestigious US National Academy of Medicine (NAM).

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 21 October, 2019
2019 Tall Poppy Awards

Monash CCS researchers recognised by Tall Poppy science awards

CCS researchers Associate Professor Anne Abbott and Dr Joseph Doyle have been honoured in the 2019 Victorian Tall Poppy Science Awards from the Australian Institute of Policy and Science.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 17 October, 2019
Monash University news

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

"Whose fault is it that Bob caught syphilis?" Professor Christopher Fairley throws some light

Syphilis cases are on the rise in Australia - between 2013 and 2017, the notification rate of infectious syphilis increased 135% from 7.8 per 100,000 in 2013 to 18.3 per 100,000 in 2017. A solution is desperately needed to reduce its spread.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 4 October, 2019

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