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.
Christchurch: reaching out across the divide
Some leaders build walls to keep others out and gain by pushing others down, while there are leaders who invite others in, such as NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
AI education – only in China? Don't be fooled
We should move beyond Western media reports about the country's "creepy" AI education technologies and look closer to home.
Boo! Did I scare you, did I scare you?
The horror and slasher movie genres have experienced a resurgence, but why is it that we enjoy being scared so much?
Many budding entrepreneurs spend years trying to find their one big idea. For lawyer Sarah Holloway, a recreational love of matcha came first; a thriving business, second.
Deconstructing 'African gangs'
A moral panic and sensationalist media reporting demonstrates how rhetoric can promote fear and intolerance.
Taking the fight to cyberbullying
In the wake of Amy "Dolly" Everett's suicide, a more proactive, comprehensive approach is needed to tackle youth mental health challenges.
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.
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
Lecturer, Occupational Therapy
Associate Professor of Literature, Deputy Head of School of Arts and Social Sciences, Malaysia
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Senior lecturer, Management Accounting & Accounting Info Systems
Vivian Bullwinkel Chair Palliative Care, School of Nursing & Midwifery
David Copolov, AO
Professor of Psychiatry and Pro Vice-Chancellor
Lecturer, (Practice) in Geriatrics
Lecturer, Curriculum & Pedagogy
Professor of Medicine
Teh Pei Lee
Associate Professor & Head, School of Business, Director, Gerontechnology Laboratory
Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine
Professor of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash Malaysia
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Professor, Faculty of Education
Associate Professor of Human Geography and Editor-in-Chief of Migration Studies
Associate professor and deputy director of the Centre of Social and Population Research