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Women with gestational diabetes Have a very high risk of conversion to type to diabetes soon after pregnancy. They require regular screening of...

With a budget in excess of $A100 million, from the US National Institutes of Health and the National Health and Medical Research Council, ASPREE is...
Supervisor: Professor John McNeil

Lifestyle management (diet, physical activity and behavioural advice) is crucial for improving the health of the population for weight and chronic...

Between 2020 and 2023, it is expected that over 130 million electric bikes to be sold worldwide. Growth in urban bicycle use can lead to profound...
Supervisor: Dr Ben Beck

Eggs are easy to consume and are a good source of protein, vitamins, and other micronutrients, but are also a major source of dietary cholesterol....
Supervisor: Dr Alice Owen

Description The Australian and New Zealand Massive Transfusion Registry (ANZ-MTR) is managed by the Transfusion Research Unit at Monash University...
Supervisor: Dr Rosemary Sparrow

Most students enter university to enhance their job prospects, yet many graduates find securing employment after their degree challenging....
Supervisor: Ms Bethany Howard

This project will build on our existing research program around the lifetime risk of joint replacement surgery in Australia and international...

I have been involved with a major research theme to better define TB reactivation rates from the point of exposure, through the use of contact...
Supervisor: Dr James Trauer

Road traffic injuries are the second leading cause of hospitalised injury and injury-related deaths in Australia, and are estimated to cost the...
Supervisor: Dr Ben Beck

Pregnancy is a high risk window for accelerated weight gain and adverse lifestyle behaviours, leading to increased risk of complications. Women from...
Supervisor: Dr Cheryce Harrison

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects one in six women of reproductive age, and is associated with significant metabolic, reproductive and...
Supervisor: Dr Jillian Tay

***Background*** It is important to communicate about overdiagnosis to the public. Public health messaging is a vital part of this. However, modern...
Supervisor: Mr Tomas Rozbroj

***Background*** It is important to raise public awareness about overdiagnosis and overtreatment (ODx). ODx is a major problem in healthcare. It...
Supervisor: Mr Tomas Rozbroj

The Cancer Council Victoria has progressively implemented an automated electronic notification system in pathology services. This system, E-Path, is...
Supervisor: Professor Sue Evans

Current Australian general practice guidelines for smoking, nutrition, alcohol use and physical activity are based on the "5As approach"....
Supervisor: Dr Liz Sturgiss

RISE (Revitalising Informal Settlements and their Environments) is a transdisciplinary research program working at the intersections of human health...
Supervisor: Professor Karin Leder

ASPREE began as a large community-based randomized controlled trial of aspirin in the healthy elderly. In total, 19,114 community-dwelling Americans...
Supervisor: Dr Catherine Robb

Data research to improve refugee health. This program of work will examine multiple annual waves from the ‘Building a New Life in Australia’...
Supervisor: Dr Joanne Enticott

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