News & Events

Research News
Murdoch Childrens researchers are leading a world first trial that aims to decrease health complications for young people with achondroplasia.
Research News
Australia has the unfortunate title of being the food allergy capital of the world. Recent research, led by Professor Katie Allen, found that one in 10 infants suffers from a food allergy, which is the highest prevalence of food allergy ever reported in the world.
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.
Student News
The Healthy Mothers Healthy Families Research Group is offering an outstanding opportunity for a PhD student to evaluate an innovative project Healthy Happy Beginnings (HHB) providing community-based group pregnancy care and information for Karen women from Burma.
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.