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Scott Morrison and Karen Andrews with Venetoclax researchers
17 October 2019

The Royal Melbourne Hospital’s Professor Andrew Roberts is one of four senior scientists to share the 2019 Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation.

Dr Catherine Granger
17 October 2019

RMH’s Dr Catherine Granger, Head of Physiotherapy Research has been awarded the Dame Kate Campbell Fellowship.

15 October 2019

Professor Karin Thursky, Co-Director of the Guidance Group at the Royal Melbourne Hospital has been awarded the Dame Kate Campbell Fellowship by the University of Melbourne.

Melbourne Health's Monika Page and Brendan Ridley
11 October 2019

Melbourne Health has won the Health category in this year's Victorian Premier's Sustainability Awards for their program, Reducing Hunger and Food Waste in Our Community.

10 October 2019

A national network of diabetes centres has just launched a program to identify children and young adults who are destined to develop Type 1 diabetes (T1D).

Walking frame
07 October 2019

Frail patients make up almost 40% of those aged 80 years or over in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units, and are more than twice as likely to die as non-frail patients, according to a Royal Melbourne Hospital and Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society-led research paper published today in the Medical Journal of Australia.

04 October 2019

The transplant service at The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) is one of the largest in the country and the first to reach 1000 live donor kidney transplants.

Plastic model of a brain, interior view
30 September 2019

A team of researchers from the Royal Melbourne Hospital, the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research and Massachusetts General Hospital (United States) are working to understand factors that contribute to dementia.

Wendy Kelso and Sarah Farrand, BRIGHT-YOD leads
18 September 2019

A Royal Melbourne Hospital-led telehealth project have been helping people with young-onset dementia (YOD) “live well” with the condition.

16 September 2019

In an Australian first, the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) has introduced new technology that will uncover the true extent of diabetes in hospital.