Bringing the fight from the ICU
Critically ill patients from intensive care units are part of a global trial testing a suite of flu and pneumonia drugs in a bid to combat COVID-19.
Medicine and health
Research breakthroughs from drug discovery and clinical practice to humanitarian crises and clean water are changing millions of lives around the world for the better. Monash academics share their expert commentary and insights into the latest health science research and discoveries.
Senior Lecturer, Law Resources
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Gan Siew Hua
Head of the School of Pharmacy, Monash University Malaysia
Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
Associate Professor, Critical Care Research, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Professor, Critical Care Research, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
High-risk online gamble
COVID-19-enforced shutdowns of pubs, clubs and casinos could push high-risk gamblers to shift their habit online.
Disenfranchised grief amid COVID-19
Essential public health messaging around the COVID-19 pandemic is lacking empathy, and failing to recognise that many people are experiencing feelings of loss.
Explainer: Social distancing
As the coronavirus spreads we're being asked to practice social distancing, but why 1.5 metres? Is it our best estimate or is there solid evidence behind it?
The sweet science of honey
Bees are the most important pollinator of food crops, and the honey they produce is the only insect-derived natural product with industrial, nutritional and therapeutic values.
The self-isolation laws explained
Enforcing the 14-day self-isolation mandate for those entering Australia is a matter for states and territories. This could include door-to-door police checks, and possible detentions and fines.
Hot Games, cool competitors
Staying cool in the heat of competition will take on a new meaning at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Sexual health circle of trust
A new women’s sexual and reproductive health unit aims to close 'profound' evidence gaps, and improve Australian women’s access to services.
A path to potential
A new advocacy group aims to address gender imbalance in science by helping map the career trajectories of early-to-mid-career researchers through promotion of their existing research achievements.