Perry with his doctor, A/Prof Rick Dowling who removed the clot from Perry's brain
12 September 2016

When 21 year old medical student, Perry Lin, spoke to his girlfriend on Facetime, little did he know that the conversation would save his life.

09 September 2016

Melbourne Health has been announced as a finalist in the Health category for this year's Premier's Sustainability Awards for the 'Reducing Waste One Dialysis Patient at a Time' program.

25 August 2016

Melbourne Health together with the Australia Prostate Cancer Research Centre (APCR) has a shared vision to treat men with prostate health concerns in an environment that provides the best, timely care available. APCR is a separate entity from Melbourne Health and both organisations operate under a service level agreement.

United States Vice President, Joe Biden
16 August 2016

On Sunday 18 July, the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) was officially opened by the Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews, and heralds a new future for cancer treatment, research and collaborations.

15 August 2016

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is strongly supportive of the Melbourne Metro Rail Project as a major infrastructure project for all Victorians. We also support the construction of the Parkville Station and the benefits it will bring to our patients, visitors and staff, and future opportunities for the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct.

Margaret and her daughter with a music therapy clinician
18 July 2016

The Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery is on again and part of the proceeds from this year’s program will support stroke patients’ recovery through Music Therapy Services.

14 July 2016

Australia’s only comprehensive stroke program looking at saving brain after stroke has been awarded the highest ranked Program Grant application in 2015 at the National Health and Medical Research Council’s (NHMRC) Research Excellence Awards.

The RMH's Facial Prosthesis, Brenton Cadd, recipeient Colleen Murrary and Deakin University's Engineer, Dr Mazher Mohammed.JPG
30 June 2016

Royal Melbourne Hospital and Deakin University researchers have transformed the life of a Geelong woman after creating Australia's first 3D prosthetic ear.

29 June 2016

Congratulations to Dr Richard Travers OAM, former Rheumatologist at Melbourne Health and currently an Honorary Associate, who was awarded an Order of Australia Medal at the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours for service to medical history, to medicine, and to the community.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital team involved in the New England Journal of Medicine paper “A Prospective, Population-Based Study of Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young”  (L-R) Dr Michael Bogwitz, Associate Professor Paul James, Dr Dominica Zentner, Professor
27 June 2016

Sudden cardiac death, with no warning or medical explanation, has become one of the biggest mysteries of modern medicine.