2020

BMedSci/MD Student Wins Year 2 Faculty Prize Award

22 July 2020

Wong Ruo Wen was awarded the Year 2 Faculty Prize for her academic performance last year.

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#MYMonashFrontliners – A Pathology Registar's experience in trying times

24 June 2020

Dr Ken Lee Wan, a Pathology Registrar at Monash Health, VIC, Australia, is part of a team that assists clinicians in diagnosing and monitoring patients’ conditions associated with SARS-CoV-2.

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#MYMonashFrontliners – Serving on the frontline in  Kundasang

6 June 2020

Dr Muhammad Syaukat and his colleagues work in the primary healthcare setting, which involves educating and screening the public and identifying people at risk of contracting COVID-19.

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Metabolic syndrome: Solace and solution through peer-support lifestyle intervention

8 June 2020

Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of metabolic disorders and can increase an individual's risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular diseases. Various lifestyle factors influence metabolic syndrome. JCSMHS Senior Lecturer Dr Amutha Ramadas, along with five other researchers from the University, is hoping to shed more light on this situation.

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#MYMonashFrontliners – Ongoing passion for health and humanity

6 June 2020

Dr Densearn Seo is an aspiring physician in Melbourne with a great passion for public health, digital health, health informatics, innovation, and systems management. He speaks about some of the challenges he faces managing the COVID-19 ward and his pride as a Monash alumnus who has continued to uphold Monash University’s motto and values.

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#MYMonashFrontliners – Stronger together

28 May 2020

Dr Chloe Siaw is an alumna of JCSMHS from the class of 2014. She is currently an Advanced Trainee of the Australian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM), working as an Emergency Registrar in Austin Hospital, Melbourne.  She shares about some of the main challenges she faces working as an ED doctor amid this pandemic.


#MYMonashFrontliners – Remain hopeful for a better future

20 May 2020

Dr Nicholas Hee, an Internal Medicine Gazetting Specialist at Hospital Enche Besar Hajjah Kalsom in Johor speaks about the challenges he faces working as a front-line doctor helping to battle the Covid-19 pandemic and his hopes in these difficult times.

A Psychosocial Project: Safe Space Covid-19

12 May 2020

In response to the pandemic, a psychosocial project called Safe Space Covid-19 Malaysia has been initiated by Dr Rachel Ting Sing Kiat. Safe Space Covid-19, founded in March, allowed affected individuals to have a platform to process their psychological distress.


#MYMonashFrontliners - A Doctor Who Sews

7 May 2020

Dr Abdullah Muhaimin is an alumnus who is currently serving in Sabah and is one of the gatekeepers of the hospital stationed in the Emergency Department. In his free time, he goes to the Infection Control Unit to help make Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) along with his wife.


#MYMonashFrontliners – Delivering the best possible care to a patient in need

1 May 2020

Since the rapid spread of Covid-19, frontliners are pushed to their limits every day. Hear from the Monash frontliners currently posted in the Emergency and Trauma Department of Queen Elizabeth Hospital I, Sabah.


Bringing Learning to Life

5 February 2020

With the advent of VR and AR, JCSMHS is implementing these assistive technologies and harness their potential to support immersive teaching and learning.


Talk on Online and Blended Learning

14 January 2020

On 14 January, Dr Daniëlle Verstegen from Maastricht University came to give a talk about her findings with online and blended learning for master-level and post-academic students who are working professionals and live far away.


PhD Student Wins Leakey Foundation Grant

January 2020

Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences' (JCSMHS) PhD student Lee Sze Mei was awarded the Leakey Foundation Grant.