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16 December 2021 - Professor Rinaldo Bellomo received the prestigious award for innovative research and leadership which has revolutionised critical care medicine on a global scale, including ongoing registries and trials focused on COVID-19 patients in ICU.
12 August 2021 - The number of referrals of young people to Austin Health’s Adolescent and Child Eating Disorders inpatient program more than doubled in 2020 and Austin Health Paediatrician, Catie Fleming, believes early intervention is vital.
19 July 2021 - Epilepsy researchers from Austin Health and University of Melbourne have secured almost $3 million in funding from the Medical Research Future Fund to discover the causes of the most devastating forms of epilepsy, called the developmental and epileptic encephalopathies (DEEs).
22 June 2021 - The Acting Premier, James Merlino, and the Minister for Medical Research, Jaala Pulford, visited Austin Health today to announce funding for a world-first, collaborative trial aiming to track superbugs using genomics sequencing.