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  1. 24 November 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    Our duty of care to those who care

    To ensure the wellbeing of cancer healthcare workers, with upcoming workforce shortages, comprehensive support is essential say University of Melbourne experts

  2. 23 June 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    Let primary care nurses take a load off GPs

    Australian is lagging other countries in allowing nurses to offer safe, affordable and accessible primary care, say University of Melbourne experts

  3. 18 November 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Under pressure

    A University of Melbourne expert says 2020 has highlighted the crucial role of nurses in managing pressure wounds, or bed sores, especially in COVID-19 patients

  4. 3 November 2020 - Under the Microscope

    What does a great day at work look like?

    The University of Melbourne's Dr Rebecca Jarden’s training in nursing led her to research what a balanced approach to measuring wellbeing for nurses looks like.

  5. 10 May 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    The world needs nurses now more than ever

    A University of Melbourne expert says International Nurses Day is a chance to acknowledge the integral part nursing plays on the frontline of COVID-19.

  6. 17 July 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Wounds need more than time to heal

    Wounds, especially chronic ones, must be assessed early; particularly when people are in aged care, to prevent bed sores, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  7. 15 February 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    More maternal and child health nurse visits help mothers and babies thrive

    University of Melbourne research finds increasing maternal and child health nurse visits to mothers facing adversity improves maternal and child wellbeing.

  8. 3 February 2019 - Under the Microscope

    Pioneering nurse-led cancer care

    The University of Melbourne's Professor Mei Krishnasamy has worked to improve the evidence for cancer nursing care, particularly for people with rarer cancers.

  9. 25 October 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    Attracting (and keeping) Australia’s rural health workers

    University of Melbourne research finds that keeping health workers in rural Australian communities is about helping them socially, as well as professionally.

  10. 24 June 2018 - Under the Microscope

    Healing the wounded

    How do we treat wounds that don't heal and become a chronic problem? That's where the research of a very focused University of Melbourne expert comes in.