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Group photo of RMH nurses Megan Hoffmann, Clare Rowe, Emma Gardiner, Angela Jones, Melody Trueman, Nicola Taylor, Deng Deng, Madelene McPhillips, and Yasna Cardoza at the 2022 National Nursing Forum in Darwin.
19 August 2022

Nurses from the Royal Melbourne Hospital have been in Darwin this week to present at the 2022 National Nursing Forum.

Sant-Rayn Pasricha
18 August 2022

RMH haematologist and WEHI researcher Professor Sant-Rayn Pasricha has received an Australian Academy of Health and Medical Services (AAHMS) award for his pioneering contributions to preventing and treating anaemia around the world.

16 August 2022

As the health system readjusted to the challenges that COVID-19 posed, the trauma service at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) had to adapt.

10 August 2022

For Anthony, what started out as a regular trip to his local café, quickly became a terrifying series of events.

01 August 2022

Last week during DonateLife Week, the RMH played host to a very special live kidney donation story.

Healthcare workers displaying the Singh Thatta technique to wear an n95 mask
28 July 2022
Researchers at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) are conducting a 12 month clinical trial to see whether a new mask fit technique is suitable for healthcare workers and students who cannot shave their beards for religious, cultural or medical reasons.
The RMH Professor Fary Khan
27 July 2022

The Royal Melbourne Hospital Director of Rehabilitation Services Professor Fary Khan was elected as the Vice Chair of the International Society of Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) at their Annual Scientific Congress in July.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital Intensive Care Unit nurse Jack Wilson with plastic bags packaged with clothes donated by the families of patients who have died, which will be given to other RMH patients.
21 July 2022

Losing a loved one is an incredibly sad time, but some families whose loved ones have died in our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are choosing to give back in a way that is helping other patients get home faster, and with dignity.

DIRECT SAFE
20 July 2022

An international, randomised controlled ischemic stroke trial DIRECT-SAFE suggests acute stroke treatment should be adapted based on ethnicity and race.

19 July 2022

A $150,000 grant from the Terry and Maureen Hopkins Foundation will advance research investigating how to develop a blood test for dementia.