Handle with care
The nature of Aussie rules means players risk injuries to their hands and wrists serious enough to send them to the emergency department.
Bike helmets a barrier for disabled cyclists
Our mandatory bicycle helmet laws are less than accommodating to those living with a disability.
'It felt like a prison'
Around 6000 Australians aged under 65 live in nursing homes, cut off from their families and peers, with inadequate support for their disabilities.
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Talking 'bout regeneration
For the stem cell researchers at ARMI, one small 'superfish' holds the key to repairing the brain and spinal cord in humans.
Where the heart is
When it comes to people’s homes, neither Di Winkler nor Dan McKenna are prepared to accept the status quo. They're challenging traditional housing models for a greater social good.
For the record, a dose of reality
If you're opting out of My Health Records, you're opting in to "business as usual". Here's what the current system looks like.
Shining a light on disability housing
Monash alumna Dr Di Winkler is determined to change the systems that move young people with serious disabilities into nursing homes.
When the home helps out
Creating smart homes through better housing design through technology is a major step in assisting those with disabilities to live independently.
Cross-education is mind over matter, literally
Exercising healthy limbs to treat their injured opposites is increasingly being used in therapy.
Housing shortfall for young people living in nursing homes
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) alone cannot resolve the issue of young people living in nursing homes.
PhD candidate and teaching associate, Faculty of Law
Professor of Practice in Digital Health
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Senior Lecturer & Advanced Research Coordinator, Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences
Jamie Cooper, AO
Professor, Critical care research
Research Fellow, Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
Lecturer, Department of Occupational Therapy
Associate Professor, Healthcare Quality Improvement (QI) at BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
Professor and Director of research, Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Adjunct lecturer, Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Education Psychology Activities