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  1. 18 November 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Indian and Australian health workers reach out on COVID-19

    Training for health workers in India is supporting patients and families and broadening understanding of palliative care, says University of Melbourne expert.

  2. 27 August 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    How one misconception means seriously ill people miss out on care

    Understanding palliative care’s ‘image problem’ is key to enhancing the quality of life for people with serious illness say University of Melbourne experts.

  3. 14 July 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Caring for the terminally ill in prison

    New research from University of Melbourne highlights the opportunities to improve care for people in prison dying from a progressive, life-limiting illness.

  4. 16 September 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Triaging the terminally ill

    Triage in emergency medicine has been around for centuries, but a new tool from University of Melbourne researchers helps triage patients in palliative care .

  5. 19 June 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Where we die matters, so let’s talk

    University of Melbourne research highlights the importance of discussions about place of care and place of death for terminally ill patients and their families.

  6. 13 November 2018 - Legal Affairs

    Navigating assisted dying in Victoria

    When voluntary assisted dying becomes legal next year in Australia's Victoria, there will be some key ethical considerations says University of Melbourne expert

  7. 28 August 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    The language of living and dying

    Researchers from the Centre for Cancer Research at the University of Melbourne have found we need to talk about palliative care differently to reap its benefits