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The Alfred 150th anniversary

Around the Precinct – 26 August 2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, 2021 will always be remembered as a significant year for our health services but it also marks another big milestone – The Alfred’s 150th birthday. For a century and a half, the hospital has helped the Victorian community during difficult times, and this year is no different as their clinicians,… Read More

Monash University women in leadership

Around the Precinct – 19 August 2021

As many of our researchers focus on solving the critical health challenges of our time – COVID-19 and heart disease among them – some members of the Alfred Research Alliance are looking beyond the microscope to the broader healthcare settings we operate in. A new study from Monash University examines the current status for women… Read More

360biolabs team

360biolabs purchased by international contract research laboratory BioAgilytix Labs

BioAgilytix Labs, LLC (BioAgilytix), a leading global contract research laboratory focused on large molecule drug development and analysis, has signed a definitive agreement to purchase 360biolabs, the most comprehensive contract research organisation in Australia and a member of the Alfred Research Alliance. 360biolabs is majority owned by another member of the Alliance, Burnet Institute, who… Read More

Dr Ben Beck Monash University

Around the Precinct – 12 August 2021

Across the Alliance, many of our colleagues continue to investigate the impacts of COVID-19, from the effects of lockdowns on mental health to the benefits of full-dose blood thinners for moderately ill patients. Meanwhile, other researchers on the precinct are looking beyond the pandemic to solve other critical health challenges, including the future of HIV… Read More