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Alfred Health COVID-19

Around the Precinct – 27 January 2022

The Alfred continues to provide world-class care during Victoria’s Code Brown, Monash receives significant funding for rare diseases, and several researchers from across the precinct recognised in the Australia Day Honours – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Alfred Health Alfred Health continuing to provide care for the most urgent cases during Code Brown… Read More

Alfred Research Alliance COVID-19

COVID-19: Two years on

Today, 25 January, marks two years since the first case of COVID-19 was identified in Australia. For many, it’s been two of the most difficult years of our lives both professionally and personally, and the challenges continue with the latest Omicron wave. Over the past two years, the eight member organisations of the Alfred Research… Read More

Monash SPHPM healthcare access during COVID

Around the Precinct – 20 January 2022

This week at the Alfred Research Alliance, researchers from Monash University’s School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine have found an added benefit of cholesterol-lowering medication – it could help slow damage to knee joints. Also at Monash SPHPM, researchers have used data from more than 13,000 Australians to identify the common risk factors among… Read More

Baker Institute type 2 diabetes study

Around the Precinct – 13 January 2022

Welcome to the first edition of Around the Precinct for 2022, wrapping up all the latest updates from across the precinct over the last four weeks. Christmas and New Year are typically a quiet time as researchers take a well-earned break, but the recent Omicron wave of COVID-19 has meant long hours and challenging conditions… Read More