Deadly dust disease hope
A pregnancy hormone may provide the first effective treatment in combating the silicosis epidemic.
Dying with dignity
From today, Victorians at the end of their lives can request medical assistance to die – but the practice will be strictly regulated.
Steady as she goes for VAD
Voluntary assisted dying scaremongering is threatening to shut the door on important and much-needed access to VAD in other Australian states and territories.
When the mind really matters
Professor David Kissane, AC, rose from humble beginnings as a GP in suburban Melbourne to become a leader in psycho-oncology and palliative care.
Victoria passes assisted dying bill, but how much will actually change?
Only a small number are predicted to take advantage of the legislation from mid-2019.
PhD Candidate, Monash Bioethics Centre
David Copolov, AO
Professor of Psychiatry and Pro Vice-Chancellor
Head of Department of Psychiatry, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health
Senior Lecturer, Pharmacology, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Uehiro Chair in Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford
Senior Research Fellow, Occupational and Environment, Health Sciences
Professor of Medicine