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3 April 2014

RMH staff feature in powerful recruitment ad for the Australian Defence Force

Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit doctors and nurses featured in a realistic advertisement to recruit medical specialists to the Royal Australian Air Force. Filmed over the course of a day in the hospital's new medical simulation centre, the cases give people an insight into the challenges faced by doctors and nurses working in natural disasters or war zones.
WARNING: some of the material is graphic.

25 March 2014

Prestigious international lecture given by Prof Szer

Prof Jeff Szer was honoured at the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research meeting in Texas by giving the highly acclaimed Bortin lecture. This honour reflects his standing and contribution to the field of bone marrow transplantation internationally.

27 February 2014


New dietary supplement could reduce epileptic seizures

A new clinical trial at The Royal Melbourne Hospital is investigating if a new dietary supplement can help people with drug resistant epilepsy.

3 February 2014

Melbourne researchers initiate global hunt for tracking rare genetic diseases

An international consortium of over 45 medical scientists have combined their expertise to study germline DNA sequence changes in a form of familial bowel cancer called Lynch Syndrome.

23 December 2013

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