Counting the COVID-19 social cost
During this time of massive social upheaval, Monash sociologists explore how various community groups are faring.
Will COVID break the EU bonds?
As the pandemic causes economic devastation, disunity is growing among member nations over how to best respond.
Snapshot: Is teaching Australia's most underappreciated profession?
A recent report by the Faculty of Education reveals that the majority of teachers feel unappreciated by the general public.
Episode 17: The state of our mental health
In this episode of A Different Lens, Monash academics explore what’s being done to improve mental health care and address the rise in mental health disorders.
Episode 16: Digital Health – The new frontier of healthcare
It's clear the role of technology in healthcare is growing and changing. But how these systems and tools are being implemented varies greatly, raising the question: Will digital health improve our lives or complicate them?
Tales of neglect
The aged care royal commission's interim report paints a picture of a system in deep crisis. Its recommendations for action have some merit, but won't address what are underlying systemic problems.
Episode 15: The ageing population
For the first time in human history, the world's population is rapidly ageing, and in an ageist society we're ill-prepared to handle it. A Different Lens explores the challenges of an ageing population.
A guide to flu vaccines
The adjuvanted flu vaccine is free for over-65s and offers better protection than the standard vaccine. Here's what the research says.
Episode 12: Designing future cities
The challenge of providing appropriate care to an ageing population means the rate of technological innovation needs to be stepped up and more smart homes created.
Drugs and bugs: what's lurking in our waterways
New research shows that medicines have found their way into Melbourne streams – and the creatures that live in them.
Rethink on aspirin
Low-dose aspirin has no benefit in prolonging a life free of disability, or substantially reducing the risk of having a first heart attack or stroke, study finds.
Hunting superbugs among the aged
Nursing homes are coming under the spotlight in the ongoing antimicrobial resistance war.
A self-defeating success story
A global program in which mosquitoes are implanted with a common bacteria is preventing the spread of viruses such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya – and could help tens of millions of people.
Dignity of risk – when living better means living longer
Society’s perception of aged care must change from being a place of protection to a place where people actually live – and that means more autonomy for residents.
Too many Australians living in nursing homes take their own lives
Around 140 Australian nursing-home residents have taken their own lives between 2000 and 2013, our new study shows
Resident-on-resident aggression under the microscope
Rising dementia in the nursing home population means violent behaviours will increasingly be an issue.
Lessons at the global checkout
Planograms, 3D printers, eye tracking – all research features of Monash University’s Food Innovation Centre
Stem cell tourism's exploits
If online advertising and news reports are to be believed, stem cell tourism is a thriving industry
What to make of modern medicine's attention to men
Ageing men are seen as an especially lucrative niche sector. Sean MacEnteeWomen have long been subject to intrusive biomedical interventions. And the control that modern medicine exerts over women’s bodies has been the focus of much feminist...
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Associate Professor and Deputy Head of the School of Biological Sciences
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Director, Food & Agriculture Innovation
Professor and Director, World Mosquito Program
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
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Barbara Barbosa Neves
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Professor, Sociology, Associate Dean Enterprise, Arts Faculty
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David Copolov, AO
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Head, Servier Drug Discovery Program
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Shaun Lee Wen Huey
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Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine
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Vivian Bullwinkel Chair Palliative Care, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Lecturer, (Practice) in Geriatrics
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Teh Pei Lee
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Australian Laureate Fellow and Professor of Software Engineering
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Professor and head of School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
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Jamie Cooper, AO
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