From care to custody
We can’t talk about youth crime without taking into account childhood adversity.
Fair go? Not so
A new survey of 6000 Australians reveals that more than a quarter of respondents experience some form of discrimination at least weekly.
Fresh hope for 'endo' sufferers
Now that endometriosis is getting the attention it warrants, it's time for action to improve the lives of those affected.
Episode 1 : Trash Talk
Susan Carland is joined by researchers and behaviour change experts from BehaviourWorks Australia – together they talk global waste.
Unlocking the school gates
Despite its illegality, 'gatekeeping' remains a barrier to inclusive education. But parents can find that knowledge is power in combating the practice.
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.
Monash's most recent cohort of Fulbright, Rhodes and Schwarzman scholars share their passions and plans for the future.
A link between gait and dementia
There's far more to the way we walk than we first thought, including it being a possible early indicator of dementia.
Disarming gendered disablism
A new toolkit aims to give women living with disability an avenue to tackle abuse, and to support them to escape community and at-home violence.
Bike helmets a barrier for disabled cyclists
Our mandatory bicycle helmet laws are less than accommodating to those living with a disability.
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.
'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.
Tackling pain head-on
Upcoming trials may offer hope to those who suffer from debilitating cluster headaches and chronic migraines.
CRISPR: not cut and dried
The genetic modification of twin baby girls before their birth has highlighted the ethical concerns raised by the use of gene-editing tool CRISPR in humans.
The hunger pains
Putting food on the table is increasingly becoming a middle-class problem for many families.
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.
Preventing a stroke 'epidemic'
Action is needed to reduce the alarming rise in the incidence of stroke in low to middle-income countries.
Gender equality: it's everyone's business
We need to think about the problems that men and women face not as competing priorities but as part of the same toxic social problem.
Why the bookies love a grand final
The culmination of the year’s footballing contests gave opportunistic sports betting companies the chance to grow their markets.
Beyond the ATAR
The qualities required to become a successful teacher run far deeper then students' academic rankings.
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.
Monash research snapshots
Read about the latest research coming out of Monash, from the sustainability of global fisheries to mood based apps fighting depression and more.
Falling short on family violence
Despite having a code of practice in place for investigating incidents, police duty failures are all too common.
Duty of care empowered by a beautiful idea
Everything about the development of CareMonkey shows that a desire to do good can inspire entrepreneurs with the next big idea. Monash Life speaks with CareMonkey's inventor, Troy Westley.
Lecturer, Occupational Therapy
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Associate Professor at Monash Sustainable Development Institute and the Faculty of Law
Professor, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
PhD candidate and teaching associate, Faculty of Law
Senior lecturer, Management Accounting & Accounting Info Systems
Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
Professor of Medicine, Alfred Hospital
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Vivian Bullwinkel Chair Palliative Care, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Lecturer, (Practice) in Geriatrics
Senior Lecturer, Business Law and Taxation
Research Fellow, Department of Neuroscience
Lecturer, Curriculum & Pedagogy
Professor, Transport Engineering
Senior Research Fellow, Social Sciences
Jamie Cooper, AO
Professor, Critical care research
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Professor of Sociology
Manager of the Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre
Professor and Senior Deputy Dean, Information technology
Professor and head of School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine
Professor of Criminology
Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Kate de Bruin
Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Senior Lecturer in Criminology
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Director, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Senior lecturer, Architecture
Lecturer, Architecture and Urban Design
Associate Professor, Human Geography
Associate Professor (Research), Peninsula Clinical School
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Director, Clinical Epidemiology, Cabrini Hospital, and Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Professor, Social Work
Conjoint Professor of Criminology
Research Initiative Leader, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Lecturer, Nutrition Dietetics & Food
Senior Research Fellow, Social Work
Adjunct lecturer, Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Teh Pei Lee
Associate Professor & Head, School of Business, Director, Gerontechnology Laboratory
Professor, Peninsula Clinical School
Associate professor and deputy director of the Centre of Social and Population Research
Professor (Research), Medicine Monash Health
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School