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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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Monash University news

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

Landmark philanthropic contribution to mental health awareness at Monash

Monash University has unveiled the Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health, made possible by the generosity of the late David Winston Turner.

University news
BrainPark

New neuroscience laboratory a playground for the brain

Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.

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Tackling compulsive behaviours with a playground for the brain: building BrainPark

BrainPark® - where science meets technology, treatment, lifestyle and art – in one space.

Medicine & health
brianpark

$2.2m donation to create next-generation mental health research facility at Monash

A donation of $2.2m from the David Winston Turner Endowment Fund, supported by $1m from Monash University, will establish BrainParkTM, a cutting-edge clinical research platform.

Medicine & health
Monash drugs debate

Is addiction a disease or a failure of self-control? Monash hosts international debate

There is a growing view amongst scientists that the chronic use of drugs hijacks an addicted person’s brain, undermining their ability to control their drug use. To others, addiction is a behavioural problem that requires motivation to

Medicine & health