Explained: The vaccine challenges
How likely is it that we'll have a relatively quick fix for COVID-19, and what are the hurdles?
Crafting the COVID message
Forget the finger-pointing – public communications that promote collective action will make our pandemic-clouded lives a little easier.
What must happen now
Finding a way out of the COVID-19 crisis will firstly require more urgent and coordinated investment in medical innovation.
Coronavirus: the ethical challenges
How prepared are we to give up some personal freedoms, and how do we allocate scarce resources? These are just some of the tough questions we face.
The new transparency
COVID-19 is showing us how our reliance on smartphones renders everyday life more visible – and ultimately more controllable.
What exactly is a coronavirus?
Coronavirus infections are growing and crossing geographic borders, but what are they, and should we be worried?
Monash's most recent cohort of Fulbright, Rhodes and Schwarzman scholars share their passions and plans for the future.
Ebola bites back
Urgent action is needed to combat the second-biggest outbreak of the deadly virus that's claimed more than 1500 lives.
The ethics of experimental vaccines
Deliberately infecting people with a disease-causing agent as part of medical research can be ethically acceptable, and even necessary.
A guide to flu vaccines
The adjuvanted flu vaccine is free for over-65s and offers better protection than the standard vaccine. Here's what the research says.
For the greater good?
Sometimes, improving public health can mean infringing on people’s rights and compromising their interests.
New flu vaccines for the over-65s
Two free flu vaccines will improve protection for older people, but like those already available, they're not perfect.
Filling Victoria's manufacturing gap
Pharmacy and medical technology partnerships lead the transition.
Who determines priorities in funding medical research?
Is medical research is already adequately funded? AAPExpected cuts in health and medical research in the May Federal budget have led to a predicable backlash from vested interests. We are informed that any cuts will detrimentally affect standards of...
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Pharmaceutical Biology
Associate Professor of Sociology
Professor, Convenor of Anthropology, School of Social Sciences
Lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Professor of Public Policy, Faculty of Arts, and Inaugural Director of Better Governance and Policy
Professor of Medicine
Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Professor, Faculty of Education
Senior Research Fellow, Infectious Diseases
Professor of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology
Professor of Sociology