Far from Baghdad, a new battle
Dr Harry Al-Wassiti is now part of a Monash research team striving to find a COVID-19 vaccine, but his path has been far from easy.
Striking the balance
We need to look at the issue from a patient perspective. What can we be doing to support patients and safely manage their pain with opioids post-surgery.
Explained: The vaccine challenges
How likely is it that we'll have a relatively quick fix for COVID-19, and what are the hurdles?
Off-label, and off the mark
The trumpeting of hydroxychloroquine's potential in treating COVID-19 raises ethical and safety concerns.
Avoiding a deadly double
Maintaining or expanding addiction services is vital if we’re to avert a syndemic of opioid overdoses and COVID-19.
The sweet science of honey
Bees are the most important pollinator of food crops, and the honey they produce is the only insect-derived natural product with industrial, nutritional and therapeutic values.
A path to potential
A new advocacy group aims to address gender imbalance in science by helping map the career trajectories of early-to-mid-career researchers through promotion of their existing research achievements.
Treating opioid dependence
Treatments for opioid dependence, such as methadone and buprenorphine, are effective. But some people who stand to benefit are missing out.
Leader of the pharmaceutical pack
Thomas Ko is spearheading innovative technology that takes injectable medicines and transforms them into pills.
A prescription for educational brilliance
Promoting excellence in pharmacy teaching will impact the healthcare of communities for years to come.
Opioids – where to from here?
Opioids are among the most powerful analgesics available to medicine, but they have huge capacity to cause harm. In trying to solve one problem, is a bigger one being created?
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Rewriting Wikipedia for the greater good
Pharmacy students will be trained to improve the online encyclopaedia as an educational resource by ensuring its pages are kept up to date with accurate information.
Putting cancer cells to sleep
Instead of killing the disease – as chemotherapy and radiotherapy do – a new and “lateral” approach to treatment shows great promise.
Giving and growing
Philanthropy is now viewed as a way of creating communities of people with a shared goal of bringing positive, practical change to the world.
Variety the best medicine
It’s a long way from volunteering at a local rural pharmacy to leading teams of pharmacists in a major metropolitan hospital.
Remembering Sir John Monash
Artist, writer, military man, engineer, lawyer, aesthete, designer and a leader. Former Victorian premier Ted Baillieu regards him as the greatest Australian of all time.
Associate Professor Boyce is part of an international team about to begin a new five-year investigation into the superbug, its antibiotic resistance mechanisms and also novel (new) treatments for infection.
For the record, a dose of reality
If you're opting out of My Health Records, you're opting in to "business as usual". Here's what the current system looks like.
As one door closes ...
The curtain has come down on the Victorian auto industry, but former workers are finding opportunities in the booming pharmaceuticals and medical technology sector.
From Mississippi to Melbourne
Professor Tina Brock has come a long way in her journey as a pharmacy education innovator.
Medicine and pharmacy bridge the divide
A thunderstorm asthma scenario was the starting point of an innovative collaborative care initiative.
Sex, man flu and the water flea
There's a lot we can learn about ourselves from this tiny crustacean, including why men might well be more susceptible to the flu.
CEO, Monash Food innovation Centre
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Director of Respiratory Medicine, Eastern Health Clinical School
Gan Siew Hua
Head of the School of Pharmacy, Monash University Malaysia
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology
Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
ARC Future Fellow, Drug Discovery Biology, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow and co-lead GPCR Cardiac Biology Laboratory Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Director, Food & Agriculture Innovation
Professor, Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacist, Austin Hospital; PhD Candidate, Monash Centre for Medicine Use and Safety
Director of Pharmacy Education in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Fellow, Drug Delivery Disposition and Dynamics, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Pharmaceutical Biology
Professor, Centre for Medicine Use & Safety
Senior Research Fellow, Drug Delivery Disposition and Dynamics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Deputy Director, Monash Addiction Research Centre
Associate Professor, Healthcare Quality Improvement (QI) at BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
Professor of Practice in Digital Health
Professor of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology