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Welcome to the Alfred Research Alliance news hub. To catch up on the news from our Alliance members, please click on the links below:

ENIGMA-Ataxia working group

Around the Precinct – 18 November 2021

This week at Monash University’s Central Clinical School it’s all about the brain, with one new study published about how neurodegeneration begins and another study about new modelling for epilepsy that could inform treatment decision making. Meanwhile, Burnet Institute takes a broader view of communities near and far, examining how we manage COVID-19 among unvaccinated… Read More

Remembrance Day 2021

Around the Precinct – 11 November 2021

This Remembrance Day, Alfred Health is reflecting on all the ways their staff have helped during times of conflict throughout their 150-year history. This long-standing commitment to service and overcoming adversity has also enabled them to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic head on and provide expert care to some of Victoria’s sickest patients,… Read More

Alliance partners receive $10m in latest NHMRC funding round

Alliance partners receive $10m in latest NHMRC funding round

Member organisations from the Alfred Research Alliance have received a total of more than $10 million in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding, announced last week. The funding covers 10 different projects in the Ideas Grant scheme, which aims to support innovative research projects addressing a specific question. This round was a… Read More

Burnet COVID-19 modelling

Around the Precinct – 4 November 2021

Researchers and donors team up to fight rare cancers, a prestigious appointment for a Monash professor and a deep dive into the modelling that has helped chart our course through the COVID-19 pandemic – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Monash University – Central Clinical School Monash researchers bond with donors to fight rare… Read More