Deadly dust disease hope
A pregnancy hormone may provide the first effective treatment in combating the silicosis epidemic.
Diagnostic imaging's next phase
Dr Kaye Morgan hopes the phase contrast x-ray technique she’s working on will help doctors and researchers detect lung problems earlier.
Breakthrough to help babies breathe easy
An innovative stem cell trial offers hope in treating premature babies born with chronic lung disease.
Are you in, or are you out?
Australians have until November 15 to opt out of the My Health Record database, in what is looming as a fork in the road for our healthcare system.
A prescription for prevention
HIV is no longer a death sentence, but the epidemic that has claimed nearly 40 million lives and ruined countless others isn’t over yet.
Precision medicine is the future and is set to change health care
In 2030, diseases – from cancer to dementia – will be defined and targeted more specifically with a focus on their molecular makeup.
Sleepwalking towards an antibiotic apocalypse
Despite dire warnings of a looming antibiotic resistance crisis, the issue has failed to capture the public imagination.
Assessing Hazelwood's toxic legacy
A comprehensive long-term study is assessing the health impact of the 2014 coal mine fire on nearby communities.
It's not all about death
A palliative care doctor discusses his interactions with his patients
What is palliative care? A patient's journey through the system
When a person has a serious illness, palliative care aims to improve that person's quality of life
Revealed: our cellular guardians
An immunology mystery surrounding the cellular basis for our biological uniqueness has been solved – with groundbreaking implications for treating autoimmune diseases.
Professor of Medicine, Alfred Hospital
Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Medicine
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy.
Palliative Medicine Physician, Saint Vincent’s and Cabrini Hospitals
Professor of Medicine and Director of the Centre for Inflammatory Diseases
Senior Research Fellow, Occupational and Environment, Health Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Pharmacology, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Clinical Sciences
Senior lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, Monash University
Senior Research Fellow, obstetrics and gynaecology, Monash Health
Professor of Practice in Digital Health
Associate Professor of Sociology
Adjunct Lecturer, Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Alfred Hospital
Adjunct Professor, Medicine