08 May 2018
A Royal Melbourne Hospital staff member helps a patient learn more about their medications using the Patient Learning Hub.

Supporting our patients through e-learning

An innovative web portal where patients can access information about their medications while in hospital and after leaving hospital has been developed by The Royal Melbourne Hospital Pharmacy Department.

07 October 2016
Dr Gareth Goodier

Dr Goodier to lead Melbourne’s Biomedical powerhouse

Chairman of Melbourne Health, Mr Robert Doyle, said today on behalf of the Melbourne Health Board that he was very pleased to support the announcement from Mr Harold Mitchell, Chair of the Premier's Jobs and Investment Panel, on the appointment of Dr Gareth Goodier to the position of Executive Chair of the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct in Parkville.

Date of Publication: Apr 2018
Khan, F., Amatya, B., Avirmed, B., Yi, Y. K., Shirmen, B., Tsegmid, N., Abbott, G., Galea, M. P.
Objective: To provide an update on disability and rehabilitation in Mongolia, and to identify potential barriers and facilitators for implementation of the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Disability Action Plan (GDAP).

Scholarships funded by the Department of Health and Human Services Victoria are now being offered by Melbourne Health for Registered Nursing Staff who are undertaking Post Graduate studies.


Research data and metadata must be collected, stored, retained, used and disposed of in a manner that protect the rights, safety, and well-being of the research participants and the wider community, maintains data security and integrity, and is in accordance with all applicable requirements.

Using REDCap can help meet these data requirements.

20 June 2017
Normal lung scan

New lung screening program to help smokers

Are you: A smoker or recent former smoker? Aged from 55 to 80? In good general health?

27 July 2015
Testing blood samples in the laboratory

Doherty Institute designated WHO Collaborating Centre for Viral Hepatitis

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has designated The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute) as a Collaborating Centre for Viral Hepatitis ahead of tomorrow’s World Hepatitis Day.


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Date of Publication: Aug 2016
Liao, S., McAnulty, K., Lim, C., Reeve, P., Chang, C. L.
BackgroundAsians, Pacific Islanders and Maori have significantly lower rates of venous thromboembolism (VTE) compared to Europeans, but its clinic implication regarding diagnosis and prevention is unclear. AimsTo investigate if ethnicity affects the yield of computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) and ultrasonography of the lower limbs.
Date of Publication: Oct 2016
Musiienko, A. M., Shakerian, R., Gorelik, A., Thomson, B. N. J., Skandarajah, A. R.

Background: The acute surgical unit (ASU) is a recently established model of care in Australasia and worldwide. Limited data are available regarding its effect on the management of small bowel obstruction. We compared the management of small bowel obstruction before and after introduction of ASU at a major tertiary referral centre.

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