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Research Poster Display Showcases Excellence

Alfred Health Week kicks off on Monday 18 June, with a range of special events and displays showcasing the exciting research carried out across the Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP), a collaborative alliance which includes Alfred Health, Monash University, Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute, Burnet Institute, Deakin University and La Trobe University. Together with… Read More

Exciting Progress in HIV Prevention Follows Research at AMREP

Exciting Progress in HIV Prevention Follows Research at AMREP

Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a medication containing two anti-retrovirals which reduce the risk of HIV infection. It is designed as a ‘preventative’, ideal for use by people who are HIV negative, but at high risk of contracting the virus. Under the recent PrEPX study conducted at AMREP, PrEP was provided to 3200 Victorians to… Read More

Premier’s Awards for Burnet’s Kerryn Moore

Premier’s Awards for Burnet’s Kerryn Moore

Congratulations to Ms Kerryn Moore from the University of Melbourne, Burnet Institute and the Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, who has been recognised for her research into the impact of malaria in pregnancy on birth outcomes in Asia. Ms Moore took out the Excellence Award and Public Health Award at the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Awards for… Read More

Call for abstracts: Alfred Health Week Research Poster Display 2018

Call for abstracts: Alfred Health Week Research Poster Display 2018

The Alfred Health Week Research Poster Display will be held from Monday 18 June to Friday 22 June, 2018 in the main ground floor corridors of The Alfred Hospital. Staff and students of The Alfred, Burnet Institute, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute and Monash, Deakin and La Trobe University departments based at AMREP are invited… Read More