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.
VMRPET Successful recipients 2020
Three research projects led by staff at the Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences have successfully been funded by the Victorian Medical Radiation Practitioners Education Trust for 2020.
Success in growing overseas clinical placements - Radiography
Monash Radiography have just allocated a number of students for overseas placements in 2020. Since 2016 the department have worked to grow the overseas placements options.
Final Collaboration with Chulabhorn Royal Academy, Bangkok
Last month, Dr Cynthia Cowling and Vinh Trinh, a sonographer based at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, and clinical tutor For Monash travelled to Thailand for the last series of sonography workshops.
Radiation therapy team to develop micro credentialed modules for leading edge technology in cancer care
In 2020 Caroline Wright and Catherine Osborne will be collaborating with the Northern Sydney Cancer Centre (NSCC) to develop a series of micro-credentialed modules to train Radiation Therapists in a new targeted cancer treatment.
Sir John Monash Medal Honours
Nathan Le who graduated from the Bachelor of Radiography and Medical Imaging (Hons) course, was awarded the FMNHS Sir John Monash Medal at the May graduation ceremony.