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  1. 27 May 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    Making disability support work across real lives

    The new Melbourne Disability Institute at the University of Melbourne, headed by Anne Kavanagh and Bruce Bonyhady, will help improve disability support.

  2. 9 April 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    Who should own research data?

    Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal and the rise of personal sensors, a University of Melbourne expert asks whether data should belong to participants

  3. Podcast28 February 2018 - Eavesdrop on Experts

    At the human-computer interface

    This episode of the University of Melbourne's Eavesdrop on Experts podcast features Ben Shneiderman on human-computer interaction, research and technology.

  4. Podcast10 November 2017 - The Policy Shop

    Why can’t we cure cancer?

    This episode of the University of Melbourne's Policy Shop explores why finding a cancer cure is difficult, and how governments can fund research and treatment.

  5. 26 September 2017 - Health & Wellbeing

    Q&A: Comprehensively beating cancer

    Cally Palmer from London's The Royal Marsden and Grant McArthur from the VCCC and the University of Melbourne discuss how comprehensive care is beating cancer.

  6. 25 October 2016 - Engineering & Technology

    Making Big Data deliver

    Australia’s AURIN platform is a unique computing resource tmaking sense of the masses of data researchers are increasingly dealing with to solve problems.

  7. Podcast6 May 2016 - Up Close

    Publish AND perish: Medical researchers under pressure

    Psychiatrist Dr Joeri Tijdink on how research and publication pressures on scientists link to professional burnout and misconduct.

  8. 29 April 2016 - Health & Wellbeing

    Racing the clock against dementia

    Scientists are racing the clock against Alzheimer's with human trials for a drug that promises to stop the disease before symptoms even occur.

  9. 4 March 2016 - Learning & Teaching

    Partnering with the passionate

    Australians are increasingly willing to give to their universities and now it’s up to institutions to engage and deliver on donor passions.

  10. 17 February 2016 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Transforming music performance

    A pioneering study at the Melbourne Conservatorium is investigating how personal motivation and quality of practice affects music performance.