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Dr Jo-Anne Chan at Burnet Institute

Around the Precinct: 12 September 2019

Families say thanks, honours for researchers improving quality of life, drug developments and world firsts – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Alfred Health Crash survivor’s community thanks The Alfred Two months after a car crash nearly took the life of 18-year-old Harry, he’s back to visit the intensive care unit and trauma ward… Read More

Prof Stephen Jane

Monash Schools on the Alliance Precinct Join Forces

Monash University has established a Sub-Faculty of Translational Medicine and Public Health, Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Gardner AO announced this week. The sub-faculty will comprise the two Monash schools that are members of the Alfred Research Alliance – the Central Clinical School and the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine – and will be led… Read More

Father's Day 2019

Around The Precinct: 5 September 2019

Father’s Day, award winners, research progress and funding success – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Alfred Health Michael’s new role as a dad Every day our Alfred dads play a vital role in the lives of our patients. But this Father’s Day we’re recognising the important role that they play at home with… Read More


Alfred Research Alliance Attracts $36m in NHMRC Funding

Member organisations from the Alfred Research Alliance have attracted a total of more than $36 million in funding from the latest round of investigator grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). The grants cover a range of areas including diabetes, heart disease, inflammatory diseases, infectious diseases, mental health, neuroscience, critical illness and… Read More