Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Food as Medicine courses

The Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food has two fully accredited professional online "Food as Medicine" courses aimed at GPs & nurses starting this week: "Food & Inflammation" & "Food, Exercise & the Gut'.

Call for participants: 'Work and Wellness' focus group sessions

The Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine are conducting a “Work and Wellness” research project that aims to improve health outcomes for women at Monash University and their children.

World-first clinical trial could see nasal spray treatment reduce snoring in children

Associate Professor Gillian Nixon
Researchers at Monash Children’s Hospital and the Royal Children’s Hospital are collaborating on a world first clinical trial to see if a simple nasal spray can reduce the need for surgery for snoring in children. 

Presentation by NHMRC CEO Professor Anne Kelso

Professor Anne Kelso, CEO of the National Health and Medical Research Council will be at the Monash University, Clayton campus on Wednesday, 11 September to provide an update on the NHMRC's new grant program.

SCS-Hudson-MCHRI MRFF information session and workshop

Researchers are invited to attend an MRFF information session and planning workshop on Friday, 13 September from 9:30am - 11:00am in Seminar Room 1 on the ground floor of the TRF building.

AusCP-CTN CRE: Grant Writing Workshop 2019

The Australian Cerebral Palsy Clinical Trials Network Centre for Research Excellence (AusCP-CTN) are holding a 2 day grant writing workshop aimed at early to mid‐career researchers or clinical trainees in the field of child health and pre-clinical research.

Interested in PhD projects with the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food?

Join the team and be at the forefront of exciting developments in global nutrition research. The department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food has a number of exciting PhD research projects.

SCS staff receive Dean's Awards for Excellence

The School of Clinical Sciences is celebrating the outstanding achievements of Dr Monique Kilkenny of the Department of Medicine and the Monash Nutrition Indigenous Curriculum Working Group for their recognition in the 2019 Dean’s Awards for Excellence held earlier this month.

Publications for 13th Aug 2019

Improving the management of the paracetamol poisoned patient.
Wong A et al published in EClinical Medicine

Satisfaction, disappointment and regret surrounding fertility preservation decisions in the paediatric and adolescent cancer population.
Jayasuriya S et al published in Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics

REFOCUS-PULSAR recovery-oriented practice training in specialist mental health care: a stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trial.
Meadows G et al published in The Lancet Psychiatry