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One million epilepsy patients in China missing out on beneficial surgery

At least one million Chinese people with epilepsy could be candidates for a standard operation that may leave them seizure-free.

Research 6 July, 2020

Long-lived plasma cells are key to an effective vaccine

Long-lived plasma cells are needed for successful vaccines as they can produce anti-virus antibodies for decades. A study by Monash University immunologists is unpacking the factors contributing to plasma cell survival.

Research 29 June, 2020
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Monash University medical school leads third prestigious global (northern) summer school on artificial intelligence

Monash University Medical School is organising a Summer School from early-June to mid-July for the prestigious Global Alliance of Medical Excellence (GAME-TEI), an international collaboration of medical schools in Asia, Australia, Europe and

Medicine 4 June, 2020
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Monash medical students find creative way to help the community

COVID-19 has impacted us all in one way or another. For our students, it’s meant having to adjust to online learning from home. For some, it has meant changes to their part-time jobs, or their placements.

Medicine 18 May, 2020
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Reflections from a junior doctor during the COVID-19 crisis

Monash alumna and medical intern, Dr Assia Comella, reflects on her experiences at the frontline during COVID-19.

Medicine 12 May, 2020

Monash medical students put their hands up to assist in contact tracing

A group of third year medical students have put their hands up to help in the COVID-19 response effort, electing to train as contact tracers to assist with the State’s increased workload.

Medicine 9 May, 2020
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World first program aims to streamline emergency department triage of COVID-19 patients

A world-first program developed by Monash University researchers is aiming to help hospital emergency departments quickly identify patients with suspected COVID-19 infection.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 10 April, 2020
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Faculty updates for COVID-19

Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences is committed to helping slow the spread of the coronavirus outbreak and providing a safe environment for all staff and students.

Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences 25 March, 2020