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A new project coordinated by the University of Melbourne and funded by the State Government will transform the delivery of dental education in Victoria.

A team of Victorian researchers has created an innovative platform that will allow people with diabetes and their carers to access high quality, trusted health information in their home via their television.

The University of Melbourne, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and  NICTA today jointly announced that they are collaborating to develop the Australia Disaster Management Platform (ADMP), a next generation open standards-based IT platform aimed at  improving disaster management, protecting communities and potentially saving lives.

Victorians can be alerted to the best times to water their gardens with the help of a new phone app and accompanying website developed by the University of Melbourne.

More than 80% of households in the Brunswick area agree that the National Broadband Network (NBN) is a positive initiative, new research from the University of Melbourne and Swinburne University has found.

Young women will tackle global issues at the International Women’s Hackathon 2013 this weekend hosted by the University of Melbourne.

Understanding how our water catchments react to natural disturbances, may offer hydrologists greater insight into how to manage our water supplies. Key to this, is an understanding of the steady state and why water responds differently in different circumstances. 

More than 100 water managers and scientists from across Australia are meeting in Canberra to develop a vision of how we better measure outcomes from water initiatives across Australia.

Investments totalling $700,000 in two startups, and a prestigious national energy award for a third, has cemented the University of Melbourne’s School of Engineering as a leading centre for entrepreneurial activity as its accelerator program celebrates of its first year of operation.