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  1. 7 April 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Victorian kids’ mental health hit hardest during 2020

    The pandemic affected the mental health of young Victorian children more than those in other states in 2020 says study including University of Melbourne experts

  2. 30 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Building togetherness in the face of disaster

    A ten year University of Melbourne study into the Black Saturday bushfires highlights importance of community and connection in a lesson for future disasters

  3. 24 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    The challenge of treating HIV in mothers and babies in Malawi

    Sustained treatment, reduced drop out rates key to tackling HIV in mothers and infants in Malawi, but COVID-19 a challenge, say University of Melbourne experts

  4. 23 March 2021 - Health & Medicine

    Why have nearly half of transgender Australians attempted suicide?

    New University of Melbourne research finds that discrimination must be addressed to reduce alarming rates of attempted suicide among transgender Australians.

  5. 16 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Transforming mental health care through lived experience

    By co-designing mental health care with people who have lived experience, researchers aim to rebuild Australia's system, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  6. 7 March 2021 - Health & Medicine

    Finding an ‘early warning’ for preeclampsia

    New University of Melbourne research aims to develop an 'early-warning' blood test for pregnant women at risk of potentially life-threatening preeclampsia.

  7. 2 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Who needs a colonoscopy most?

    An online triage calculator to identify patients who need their colonoscopy most urgently, has been developed by researchers including University of Melbourne.

  8. 25 February 2021 - Health & Medicine

    Learning as we go during vaccine rollout

    As Australia starts its vaccine rollout, University of Melbourne experts say real-world data from other vaccines have clues that can help us modify as we go.

  9. 23 February 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Listening to the voices of survivors of violence and abuse

    Hearing womens' voices is central to ending sexual and domestic abuse including when assessing efforts to treat perpetrators says University of Melbourne expert