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  1. 21 May 2024 - Health & Wellbeing

    “You had to be right-handed, female, under 25 and unmarried”

    University of Melbourne Professor Julie Satur went from teenaged dental therapist to tenacious public health advocate and champion of equity in oral healthcare

  2. 28 March 2024 - Design

    ‘Bumping spaces’ build community – when they are within reach

    A Map of the Month from the University of Melbourne highlights that not all Melburnians have equal access to local community 'bumping spaces'

  3. 20 March 2024 - Design

    Is this the world’s coolest street? Or is the system rigged?

    Melbourne, Australia has topped another global ranking, but, a University of Melbourne expert asks, what does it mean to be officially ‘cool’ and who decides?

  4. 7 March 2024 - Inside Business

    By investing in women now, we will accelerate progress

    The return on investment that would come from backing women would be enormous if realised, says University of Melbourne expert on International Women's Day.

  5. 9 March 2023 - Inside Business

    What we can expect from the 2023 economic ‘misery index’

    University of Melbourne experts say Australia’s high interest rates and low GDP growth are pushing our Economic Misery Index higher, but hopefully not for long.

  6. 7 March 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    We can eliminate cervical cancer

    On International Women's Day, University of Melbourne experts say more equitable access to screening is needed for Australia to eliminate cervical cancer

  7. 7 March 2023 - Inside Business

    Overcoming gender bias of boardroom gatekeepers

    On International Women's Day, a University of Melbourne expert says remove gatekeeper bias for professional women so they can compete on equal footing with men

  8. 7 March 2022 - Legal Affairs

    Women leading the fight against climate change

    On International Women's Day, University of Melbourne experts say climate change is disproportionately affecting women, so adaption measures must ensure equity.

  9. 7 March 2020 - Health & Medicine

    Why are women ignored by medical research?

    Medical research aims to treat disease but women are often left out – and that must change, says a University of Melbourne expert on International Women's Day.

  10. 4 March 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Call for a new age in science

    As we mark International Women's Day, a University of Melbourne expert says peer-review processes overwhelmingly benefiting men are scientifically flawed.