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Upping the ante to tackle early-onset menopause

An online resource has been developed to address a lack of information and awareness about the devastating condition.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 23 January, 2020

Fish oil supplement could reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke in combination with statins

Australian patients at high risk of stroke and heart attack could benefit from access to a US-approved fish oil supplement in combination with their statin therapy, a new study has found.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 16 January, 2020

Congratulations to our NHMRC grant recipients

Monash University was awarded the largest share of the National Health and Medical Research Funding announcements made over the weekend, and researchers from the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine featured heavily.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 9 December, 2019

Research team awarded $100,000 to investigate health care for pancreatic cancer patients

Professor John Zalcberg from the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine is leading a multi-disciplinary team awarded $100,000 from the Avner Pancreatic Cancer Foundation yesterday. The announcement of the award coincided with World

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 22 November, 2019

Anaesthesia depth study confirms safety

A 10-year, international study into anaesthetic depth has found there is no difference in mortality or complications between deep and light anaesthesia in older patients having major surgery.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 18 November, 2019

Research findings may change oxygen use in ICUs across the globe

A world-first trial by researchers at Monash University could change how oxygen is administered to millions of people in intensive care units across the world.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 15 October, 2019
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Poor health a barrier to working for Newstart, disability pension recipients

People receiving the federal government’s main unemployment and disability benefits are more likely to have multiple health conditions and to be hospitalised, according to major national study.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 10 September, 2019

Congratulations to our August NHMRC grant recipients

Congratulations to our successful applicants in the August NHMRC grant round – with four of our researchers awarded Investigator Grants, one awarded a Partnership Project, and three awarded Centres of Research Excellence.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 6 September, 2019

Dr Ingrid Hopper recognised in Dean's Awards for Excellence

Congratulations to Dr Ingrid Hopper, head of the Australian Breast Device Registry, who was one of our School’s two winners in the recently announced Dean’s Awards for Excellence.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 30 August, 2019