30 Aug 2013
28 Aug 2013
27 Aug 2013
Student info night gallery, and more about Honours at CCS.
www.maprc.org.au. For more about the study, see Monash story.
Professor Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld AM, OBE, Head, Department of Surgery, Monash University, is lead author on a review article in The Lancet on bomb blast brain injury, published 22 July 2013. As a military surgeon he has seen injuries from war zones. In this video (www.youtube.com/watch?v=zADazb8GUWk), he describes what the article is about. Article link. See biography detail.
see link. 2012 highlights include: Monash Alfred Psychiatry research centre joining the school, a significant increase in competitive research income and student enrolments, and the inaugural Public Lecture.
Congratulations: Drs Michelle Giles & Fabien Vincent nominated to attend Young Physician Leaders program
Michelle, pictured, (Department of Infectious Diseases) and Fabien (Department of Immunology) have been nominated as two of the three Monash representatives to attend the InterAcademy Medical Panel (IAMP) Young Physician Leaders (YPL) programme and the 2013 World Health Summit in Berlin. Michelle is an infectious diseases physician, and Fabien is a PhD student researching the role of BAFF and the T-independent innate immune system in lupus pathogenesis.
Our CCS 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) contestant, Dr Kathryn Hackman, did very well in the Faculty heat, placing third. She is speaking on diabetes in lung transplant patients. Kathryn's main supervisor is Professor Leon Bach, Department of Medicine. The video of her presentation is now up, at youtube video link.
25 Aug 2013
Vincent FB, Northcott M, Hoi A, Mackay F, Morand EF. Clinical associations of serum interleukin-17 in systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013,15:R97 doi:10.1186/ar4277. Abstract