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The University of Melbourne has congratulated alumnus Dr Bronwyn King on her appointment as the inaugural Joint Distinguished Fellow in Australian Studies, a partnership between the University and King’s College London.

The University of Melbourne and Australia’s national broadcaster are teaming up to solve one of the biggest mysteries at the heart of family life: what chores do kids do around the home?

Melbourne researchers have used cutting-edge genomics technology to show a strain of a bacteria can be transmitted to patients from machines commonly used to regulate body temperature during cardiac surgery.

The University of Melbourne is celebrating its new Fulbright scholar and welcomes two overseas awardees who have chosen to study at the University.

A smartphone app will target taxi drivers’ ‘downtime’ waiting for their next passenger, to support them with tools and messages to improve their health.

 

Many people who have cosmetic facial surgery feel better about their jobs when they return to work, according new research by the University of Melbourne.

The University of Melbourne is one of four teams worldwide awarded a share of more than US$100 million in funding from the US Government’s Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), in what may be one of the largest-ever research efforts aimed at improving human reasoning.

A simple bedside test for pregnant women to accurately predict early labour is under development at the University of Melbourne. 

An Australian-first research program will help improve treatment for up to one million Australians with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

New research has shown how normally helpful brain cells can turn rogue and kill off other brain cells following injury or disease.

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