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From the Director: End of year reflection 14 December 2023 As 2023 ends, Monash Partners would like to thank all we have worked with this year. Your support has ensured we continue to embed research into our health system and… Read more...
2023 MIME Seed Funding results 12 December 2023 Congratulations to the seven successful project teams in the 2023 Monash Institute of Medical Engineering (MIME) Seed Funding round. A fantastic array of opportunities for clinical innovation were proposed by… Read more...
From the Chair: Monash Partners Executive Director role 4 December 2023 Dear colleagues, On 14 January 2024, after more than 8 years of outstanding service to Monash Partners Academic Health Science Centre, Executive Director, Professor Helena Teede AM, will step down from… Read more...
From the Director: Victorian Aboriginal Health, Medical and Wellbeing Research Accord 30 October 2023 The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO), the peak body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing in Victoria, recently celebrated a landmark moment. The launch of… Read more...
Implementing marra ngarrgoo, marra goorri: The Victorian Aboriginal Health, Medical and Wellbeing Research Accord 24 October 2023   The Accord has been launched to give voice to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community within research and help research organisations ensure alignment of research impacting Victorian Aboriginal and… Read more...
From the Director: Moving on 18 September 2023 After having had the privilege of leading Monash Partners as Executive Director for eight years, I have made the personal decision to move on to other opportunities. A formal announcement… Read more...
Data-Driven Healthcare Improvement – a snapshot 15 September 2023 Health data plays a pivotal role in delivering effective healthcare, advancing medical research, and improving health outcomes. Monash Partners Senior Fellow, Ms Alison Johnson, profiles the Monash Partners Data Platform.… Read more...
From the Director: Building national infrastructure to support the sharing and reuse of health research data 31 August 2023 Monash Partners' data platform sits across our partnership supporting systems, strategies and processes to optimise the use of health data for healthcare improvement and research. Activities include data sharing agreements and principles, agreed… Read more...
From the Director: Strengthening Australia’s health and medical research system 31 July 2023 The Australian Government recently undertook a national consultation seeking views on improving the alignment and coordination between the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) and Medical Research Endowment Account (MREA), managed… Read more...
From the Director: Advancing child health and women in healthcare leadership 30 June 2023 It has been estimated that ~60% of care is in line with evidence-based guidelines, ~30% is wasteful or of low value to the patient, and up to 10% may be… 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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