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The 2020 Good Universities Guide rankings

Monash Social Work have recently received a 5-star rating for Learner engagement for their Master of Social Work course.

Primary and Allied Health Care 28 September, 2020

In their own words: Work placements put students on the COVID-19 frontline

Monash University students from the medicine and pharmacy faculties had only just begun their latest 2020 work placements when the coronavirus crisis hit. Here, six Monash students tell of their experiences on placement during the pandemic.

Education 22 May, 2020

OT staff take out Conference prize

Em Bould, Libby Callaway, Libby Witts and Scott Thomas from the Occupational Therapy Department, recently won the Virtual Disability Conference (Australia, 2019) Occupational Therapy Australia Prize for, Innovation in Co-design of Open Employment

Primary and Allied Health Care 3 March, 2020
Monash University news

OT and Aussie Rules hand and wrist injuries

Occupational Therapy’s Dr Luke Robinson, and Associate Professor Lisa O'Brien recently had an article published in ‘The conversation”. They found that Australian Rules Football was the number one cause of sport

Primary and Allied Health Care 3 March, 2020

NDIS Jobs and Market Fund Project

Last month, staff from the Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy Departments visited Hobart, Tasmania to meet with NDIS participants and Disability Support Provider, Able Australia, regarding a new NDIS Jobs and Market Fund Project

Primary and Allied Health Care 3 March, 2020
Monash University news

Occupational Therapy, Jobs Victoria, and the TAC join forces

The Occupational Therapy Department in collaboration with Jobs Victoria, recently hosted a workshop at the Peninsula Campus. Libby Callaway in partnership with the Transport Accident Commission (TAC), received funding from Jobs Victoria

Primary and Allied Health Care 15 August, 2019
Monash University news

Occupational Therapy Participatory Community Practice Placement

As part of their degree, fourth year Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Hons) students spend a total of 330 hours across two academic years working with a local organisation to address a community or health-based issue.

Primary and Allied Health Care 15 August, 2019

Recognition of Excellence Award

Occupational Therapy’s Associate Professor Ted Brown has received a significant international occupational therapy award for recognition of his “excellence in education, research, and service” contributions to the profession.

Primary and Allied Health Care 30 May, 2019
Monash University news

My Home Space launched

This month, the Department of Occupational Therapy’s Libby Callaway and Kate Tregloan (Architecture Dept, Monash Art Design and Architecture) officially launched ‘My Home Space’.

Primary and Allied Health Care 23 August, 2018