School news

School of Medicine News

Search news

Browse by category


Select all - Clear all
Professor Michelle Leech

Monash medical teaching boosts times higher ed rankings – and here’s why

The Times Higher Education (THE) subject rankings for Clinical, Pre-Clinical and Health, released on Wednesday 28th October, revealed that Monash University Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences has risen eleven places from 42 to 31, to become

Education 25 November, 2020

MNHS education and research stars celebrated in Vice-Chancellor's Awards (2020)

Last night, the Vice Chancellor's Education and Research Awards for 2020 were presented in a virtual ceremony.

Education 24 November, 2020

'The Flu Squad': Student pair on a mission to boost vaccination uptake

Two first-year Monash University students – one studying pharmacy, one medicine, both aged 19 – have found themselves at the forefront of a national campaign to increase the number of Australians getting influenza vaccinations.

Education 20 November, 2020
Monash University news

Bendigo intern wins junior medical officer of the year for her advocacy for young doctors during COVID

Last year Katie Blunt graduated from Monash University. Originally from metropolitan Melbourne, Katie thought her third year as a rural health student in Bendigo would be a short stint in regional medicine.

Education 10 November, 2020

Facing up to the challenges of Malaysia’s ageing population

Malaysia's population is ageing. By 2030, one in 10 people will be 65 or older, making it an "aged" nation.

Medicine 10 November, 2020

Monash medical students express their gratitude for Victorian GPs

Professor Michelle Leech, Deputy Dean (Medicine) at Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences explains that “this thank you message really shows the esteem in which Monash medical students hold General Practitioners, and also how well

Education 5 November, 2020

A rhyme for the graduating class of 2020, by Associate Professor Julia Harrison

Dear class of 2020
I’m glad that we’ve met
It’s been a big year
One we’ll never forget

Medicine 3 November, 2020

Monash Clinical, pre-clinical and health subjects ranked #31 in the world

Monash Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences jumped 11 places to rank 31 in the world, and second in Australia, in the subject area of Clinical, pre-clinical and health in the Times Higher Education (THE) World Subject Rankings 2021.

Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences 29 October, 2020

USNWR Global Rankings places 5 Monash Medicine and Health Sciences subject areas in top 50

The US News & World Report Rankings (USNWR) compares institutions’ academic research and reputation. Institutions from the U.S. and more than 80 other countries are ranked based on 13 indicators that measure their academic research

Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences 27 October, 2020