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Supporting a state-wide plan for insatiable hunger 4 May 2021 Monash Partners is delighted to support the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of Victoria in their 15 for 15 Challenge running 17 to 31 May. The self-challenge is named ‘15 for 15’ as Prader-Willi… Read more...
Improving the diagnosis of heart valve disease 15 April 2021 Research into improving ultrasound machines to provide more accurate diagnosis on heart valve replacement has been awarded $50,000 in Seed Funding from the Monash Institute of Medical Engineering. Monash University… Read more...
Recognition of our future women scientists and engineers 8 March 2021 A new initiative led by our clinical innovation platform, Monash University's Monash Institute of Medical Engineering, is inspiring women scientists and engineers of tomorrow. The inaugural Women in STEM Student… Read more...
MRFF Rapid Applied Research Translation Grant Program, opportunity to submit EOI 4 March 2021 Monash Partners will be leading the coordinated single Monash University administered bid for the RART grant round 2021. Here we will be integrating 3-4 large scale clinical data-driven healthcare improvement… Read more...
Optimising community involvement in COVID-19 research 19 February 2021 The below is republished from the Medical Journal of Australia Insight+. To view the original article, CLICK HERE.   The COVID-19 pandemic has generated intense research, alongside major and rapid… Read more...
Consumer and Community Involvement lunchtime seminar series 28 January 2021 From February until November, Monash Partners will hold a monthly Consumer and Community Involvement (CCI) lunchtime seminar series highlighting principles, practices, frameworks and resources for Consumer and Community Involvement in… Read more...
Harnessing data to support the delivery of value-based cancer care 17 December 2020 A new data linkage system, Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), is being piloted by three of the cancer clinical quality registries at Monash University, with funding allocated by Monash Partners… Read more...
Funding to advance women’s careers and leadership within healthcare post COVID-19 4 December 2020 To promote gender equity in healthcare leadership, optimise career goal attainment and improve quality of working life for women in healthcare, Monash University and Monash Partners Academic Health Science Centre… Read more...
New technology to give surgeons more direct control during surgery 30 November 2020 New technology giving surgeon’s direct control over live video footage with their feet during surgery is being developed by the Monash Institute of Medical Engineering. In traditional minimally invasive surgery,… Read more...
New technology to improve access to patients’ electronic health records 28 November 2020 New technology will shortly be trialled across Victorian health centres to improve access to patients’ electronic health records optimising healthcare delivery and health outcomes. COVID-19 has shown that capturing health… Read more...
There has never been a more important time for the Australian research community to pool its resources in order to tackle a global health crisis not seen in more than a century. These collaborative initiatives are already progressing to patient trials aiming to have impact on improving the health of COVID-19 patients, and keeping those clinicians on the frontline safer as they continue to deal with this pandemic on a daily basis.
Dr Simon Joosten
Senior Research Fellow
Monash University

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