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Undertake a PhD programme that will determine the burden of injury in Australia resulting from non-ionising radiation (NIR) treatment applied to the skin for cosmetic purposes. Apply by 1 November
Discover the safest second-hand cars through the 2021 Used Car Safety Ratings
Find out the major causes of serious injuries on Victorian roads
Access the latest data on emergency department presentations
We’re one of the world’s most comprehensive injury prevention research institutions. Our research is extensive but our goal is quite simple: we strive to make people safer.
Everyday we're striving to provide the research-based solutions that make Australians safer across all modes of transport.
By understanding people's weaknesses and limitations, we help reduce the chance of them being hurt on the job.
We bring scientific rigour into home, sport and leisure settings to prevent injury. We're also making communities resilient in the face of disaster.
Join our team and became part of the largest accident and injury prevention research facility in Australia and one of the most respected institutes of its kind in the world.
An injury-free society won't happen by itself. Our policy-makers need real-world, evidence-based data to point them in the right direction. That's what we're here for.
We're offering a graduate course dedicated to Road Safety. Apply now to discover the knowledge, tools and frameworks to implement innovative responses to road safety challenges.
Our researchers produce a broad range of reports and journal articles on injury prevention topics covering transport, workplace, and home and community. Find them here.
Interested in finding out more about Monash University Accident Research Centre? Sign up to MUARC Insight, our new quarterly newsletter filled with all the current and upcoming discoveries and projects at MUARC!
Join us on Thursday, 11 November as MUARC Insight presents a webinar on the recently released report, “Addressing Outer Urban Road Safety in Metropolitan Melbourne”.
The latest used vehicle safety information has been released, helping those in the market for a used car make an informed purchasing choice. The 2021 Used Car Safety Ratings are based on MUARC's statistical analysis of police-reported crashes for more than 8.8 million vehicles.
Exciting scholarship opportunities are currently available to study at MUARC. Applications remain open to investigate the burden of injuries from cosmetic radiation, while the John Lane Memorial Scholarship is also vacant.
MUARC's Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit, in collaboration with the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, has a scholarship available to undertake a PhD programme that will determine the injury burden resulting from non-ionising radiation (NIR) treatment applied to the skin for cosmetic purposes.
How did our researchers get to MUARC and become champions of injury prevention? Each has a story to tell, and Road to MUARC is a semi-regular series that shares them. In this instalment we learn about Tharanga Fernando and her unexpected journey towards a PhD.