News & Events

MHS Mother and Child
Event
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Presented by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Life's Little Treasures, this webinar will focus on “School Readiness” in preterm children, and discuss how families, kindergartens and schools can work together to make this transition to school a success.
Research News
In a first for Australia, the recently launched Happy Healthy Beginnings program provides an opportunity for refugee women in Melbourne’s West to access health care and support during pregnancy.
Research News
The Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language has developed two new Research Snapshots which focus on the impacts of stuttering as a preschooler: The impacts of stuttering Stutering and anxiety The Snapshots summarise the findings of one of the CRE’s large, long-term studies and the implications of these findings for policy, practice and research.
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Student News
The Institute has recently awarded 10 Honours Students completing their research at Murdoch Childrens with scholarships to support their studies.
Event
Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 7:00pm to Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 12:00am
The Hearts and Minds Ball is a wonderful opportunity to help raise funds for a Murdoch Childrens Research Institute study into the effects of Type 1 Diabetes on the hearts and minds of children who live with the condition.