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Monash launches mental health institute

Today marks the official launch of Monash University’s Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health, named in honour of Monash alumnus, the late Mr David Winston Turner

Medicine & health

Monash at the frontier of health innovation

An innovative public health program against mosquito-borne diseases and groundbreaking technology that interfaces computers to the brain, for bionic vision, are two major research projects that will progress into critical new stages of commercial

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Burnout: Sleepless firefighters at risk of exhaustion and mental health conditions

Sleep disturbances and mental health challenges are putting half of America's firefighters at high risk of emotional fatigue and exhaustion.

Medicine & health

'Night owls' can retrain body clock to improve health and performance

Research by Monash University shows that a simple tweak to the sleeping patterns of 'night owls' could improve their overall quality of life.

Medicine & health

Monash University's Dr Hannah Kirk Named One of Australia's Top Five Science Scholars

Monash Psychology Researcher Dr Hannah Kirk has been named in the ABC’s Top Five early career researchers after a nationwide search.

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Women's memory stimulated by educational, employment opportunities

Women in countries where there is higher educational participation can better recall and reconstruct significant memories in their lives – and outperform men in this area.

Medicine & health
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Google grant to establish world-first suicide monitoring system

Turning Point and partners Monash University and the Eastern Health Foundation have received a grant of $850,000 USD ($1.21 million AUD) from Google to establish a world-first suicide monitoring system.

Engineering & technology

Monash University partners with Collingwood FC to create Australia's leading sports research hub

Monash University has joined forces with Collingwood Football Club to create a world first sports medical research hub with a major focus on women's sports and injuries.

Sport

Espresso yourself: Coffee thoughts leave a latte on the mind

Monash University research has found that regular coffee drinkers could get the same arousal effects from their morning brew without consuming the beverage.

Business