Beware suicide link to perimenopausal depression

Suicide rates are alarmingly high among middle-aged women, and under-recognised and under-treated perimenopausal depression could be the culprit, according to a leading women’s mental-health expert.


Grant success for Dr Caroline Gurvich

Congratulations to Dr Caroline Gurvich of MAPrc on being awarded a Monash Senior Bridging Fellowship Grant success to continue her work in understanding cognition in mental illness.

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Associate Professor Kate Hoy receives grant for Alzheimer’s research

Alzheimer’s is characterised by a progressive decline in cognitive functioning with only limited current treatment options.

According to Alzheimer’s Australia, in the absence of...

Alfred Grant Success for Dr Neil Bailey in exploring the mechanisms by which mindfulness works

Is the mechanism of action of mindfulness meditation an alteration to excitatory and inhibitory neurotransmitter function in the prefrontal cortex?

Mindfulness has been shown to be effective for depression prevention and shows improved outcomes for other mental illnesses such as anxiety...

New Research to Fast Track Medical Breakthroughs

A 21st century method for diagnosing bipolar disorder

Congratulations to Dr Steven Miller of Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc) on being awarded a $100K...

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