The 2020 Good Universities Guide rankings
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.
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
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
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
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
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.
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.