Wednesday, 4 September 2019

Publications for 27th August 2019

The utility of coronary computed tomography angiography in elderly patients.
Laggoune J et al published in Journal of Geriatric Cardiology

Pharmacological lipid-modification therapies for prevention of ischaemic heart disease: current and future options.
Ray K K et al published in The Lancet

Aortic distensibility is associated with both resting and hyperemic coronary blood flow.
Nelson A J et al published in The American Journal of Physiology.

Showcasing research excellence at the 2019 MHTP PhD Symposium

Mary Mansilla
The 2019 MHTP PhD Student Showcase Symposium took place last week showcasing the amazing and impactful work of our PhD students. The event was a wonderful opportunity to learn about the significant discoveries that are happening within the Precinct, and to hear from our future research leaders.

Save the date - SCS 'Wild West' Lunch

It's what you've all been waiting for! The SCS end-of-year celebration will be held on Thursday, 19 December at the Sandringham Yacht Club from 12 noon. This year's theme is 'Wild West' - so put on your chaps, saddle up, and join us for an afternoon of great food and music.

Helping you stay safe

Making sure you always feel safe is something we take very seriously. Monash University and Monash Health provide a range of services for staff and students, including shuttle and security escort services.

MMC/MCH Site Alert: Planned Code Yellow - Black Start Exercise - Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Monash Medical Centre (MMC) and Monash Children’s Hospital (MCH) have scheduled the annual Planned Code Yellow “Black Start” emergency power supply exercise for Wednesday, 18 September 2019.

Fundamentals in Obstetric Care II: Labour and birth

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is holding a short course this Saturday, 7 September on Fundamentals in Obstetric Care II: Labour and birth.

Updating your Pure Profile - Promotions and Performance Development and Planning

Ahead of the forthcoming promotion round and discussions for 2020 performance development and planning you are strongly encouraged to review your Pure profile to ensure all your research related information is up to date.

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.

MHTP Open Day Success

SCS and Hudson Institute hosted emerging research leaders last week at our Student Open Day held at the Monash University Clayton campus. Prospective students had the opportunity to talk and network with SCS researchers and current students about exploring a career in medical research.

MCHRI Short Courses: Implementation masterclass & Women in Leadership program

Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation (MCHRI) are conducting exciting professional development courses. MCHRI is a key partnership between Monash Health and Monash University, forming a unique, collaborative centre focused on directly delivering improved health outcomes.