On the front line of gender equality
Sharman Stone has worked to advance the rights of women for more than 20 years, in Parliament and as Ambassador for Women and Girls, but her work isn't finished yet.
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.
The tick-tick-tick of male fertility
Until now we haven’t really talked about male age and its effect on the chances of pregnancy, but it's a crucial component in the fertility puzzle.
Victoria's sexual health crisis
An alarming rise in STIs is being exacerbated by inadequate access to services.
Rhythm baby, biorhythm
A device being trialled globally that measures the heart rate of the mother and her foetus is moving care to an outpatient setting.
Deadly dust disease hope
A pregnancy hormone may provide the first effective treatment in combating the silicosis epidemic.
No bones about it
Researchers are examining the body’s response to developmental defects, in a bid to help prevent disorders such as foetal growth restriction.
Shining a light on PCOS
It affects about one in seven women of childbearing age, yet there are no public health campaigns or celebrities raising it as an issue.
Endo and the 'hysteria myth'
Clinicians need the training and support to provide comprehensive healthcare for women with endometriosis.
The hospital at home
With more women choosing to give birth at home, researchers are developing a clinical guideline for safe practices in Victoria.
'Egg timer' test not all it's cracked up to be
The blood test reveals the quantity of eggs women have, not the quality, which declines with age. It's also expensive and can give false low readings.
Breakthrough to help babies breathe easy
An innovative stem cell trial offers hope in treating premature babies born with chronic lung disease.
Early childhood and the nature of nurturing
A new framework focuses on the psychological needs and mental health of mothers so they can provide adequate care.
The leading threat to women's safety
Men’s violence continues to threaten, restrict and harm the lives of Victorian women at alarming levels.
Type 2 diabetes: we are what we eat
While the disease is on the rise, it's preventable – that includes not only considering how much we eat, but the kind of foods we consume.
Supporting women after miscarriage
Cliched comments like "it wasn’t meant to be" or "don't worry, you'll get pregnant" are hurtful and dismissive. Instead, acknowledge their loss, listen and let them grieve.
Fat and fertility: the facts
Excess weight affects fertility in men and women – the good news is weight loss can reverse the negative effects.
From Mississippi to Melbourne
Professor Tina Brock has come a long way in her journey as a pharmacy education innovator.
Satisfying our need for heroic stories of fertility and birth
The frank but sweet discussion of childbirth in the BBC's Call the Midwife has much in common with fairy tales.
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...
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash Health
Professor, General Practice, Monash University
PhD candidate, research assistant, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash Health
Senior Research Fellow, Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic
Senior Lecturer, Pharmacology, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Professor of Sociology
Professor, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre
Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre
Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Director, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Professor of Public Health at Monash University
Adjunct clinical associate professor, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Monash Health
Professor, Department of Diabetes
NHRMC Early Career Research Fellow, School of Clinical Sciences, Monash Health
Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow, Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation
Senior Research Fellow, Occupational and Environment, Health Sciences
Director of Pharmacy Education in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Clinical Research Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Professor, Politics and International Relations
Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Clinical Sciences
Senior Research Fellow, Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
Associate Professor, Australian Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Senior lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, Monash University
Senior Research Fellow, obstetrics and gynaecology, Monash Health
Professor of Sociology