- Video: https://youtu.be/QXln6_fQJ4Y
- Public lecture: www.monash.edu/medicine/ccs/events/2018-CCS-public-lecture
- Wendy Brown: www.monash.edu/medicine/ccs/surgery-alfred/staff/hod-brown
2 Nov 2018
1 Nov 2018
|Angela Nguyen explaining a|
tricky immunological concept at
the 2018 Day of Immunology.
Angela is presenting on 8 Nov.
CCS staff and students can see details of both public and local events (including professional development courses, trade fairs and Graduate Research Student calendars) and deadlines, at the CCS intranet's Announcements page.
See CCS seminar index: www.monash.edu/medicine/ccs/headlines/events-calendar
What's on at CCS 5-9 Nov 2018
|Mon||05/11/2018||►||12:00||Neuroscience seminar series|
|►||12:30||MPhil confirmation seminar: Mr Runxuan Lin|
|Wed||07/11/2018||►||11:30||Immunology Seminar: Martin Pal (WEHI)|
|Thur||08/11/2018||►||11:30||Journal Club: Angela Nguyen|
|►||12:00||Alfred Grand Rounds: Dr Roger Wale|
|Sourdough cultures in bread reduce FODMAPs |
and gluten isn't the villain of the piece for IBS.
See article. Image: Jamie Oliver
- Allergy, Immunology & Respiratory Medicine (AIRmed)
- Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
- Australian Centre for Blood Diseases (ACBD)
- Immunology and Pathology
- Infectious Diseases
- Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic
Labels: recent publications
|Security personnel needed in EDs. |
Image: Daily Telegraph
Australian hospital emergency departments should employ security personnel to counter the increasing number of violent incidents occurring there, a Monash University and Alfred Hospital study recommends.
Researchers from The Alfred’s Emergency and Trauma Centre have also called for a register to be established to alert emergency department (ED) staff across hospitals about repeat perpetrators of workplace violence to try to prevent future incidents.
|Identifying patients at risk from falling not a perfect process.|
Image: Expert Institute
Older people admitted to hospital face the risk of several adverse events such as falls, pressure injuries and malnutrition, which can cause substantial harm to them, distress to family and carers, and increased burden on inpatient services.
|Human papillomavirus (HPV) under the microscope|
New research data show cases of genital warts in young Australians have dropped 90 per cent in the last decade.
Dr Eric Chow from the Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, who presented the data at the 32nd International Papillomavirus Conference in Sydney and is currently presenting a poster of the research in New Zealand at the 2018 IUSTI Asia Pacific Sexual Health Congress, said the reduction is thanks to Australia's highly successful National HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccination Program.
|Left, Anneke van der Walt; right, Helmut Butzkueven|
at the annual "Kiss Goodbye to MS" awareness event
They found that therapies, effective for other forms of MS, have no substantial effect on short- to medium-term disability outcomes in PPMS.
|Paul Gill (left) & Matt Snelson (right)|
31 Oct 2018
|Dragana Dragoljevic presenting|
Pin Shie's thesis is titled, "The roles of BAFF, B , NK and NKT cells in solid tumours". She was supervised by Professor Fabienne Mackay (University of Melbourne), Dr Kirsten Fairfax (WEHI) and Dr Dan Andrews (Department of Immunology and Pathology).
Dragana's thesis is titled, "Mechanisms of accelerated atherogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis". She was supervised by Professors Andrew Murphy (Baker Institute), Jaye Chin-Dusting and Mark Febbraio.
Soumya's thesis is titled, "Clinical outcomes and predictors in cirrhosis and portal hypertension". He was supervised by Professor Stuart Roberts in the Department of Gastroenterology.
|Maria Selvadurai presenting at a CCS information night|
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