Senate inquiry into exploitation and underpayment of foreign workers underway in Melbourne. Professor Alex Collie and Dr Amanda Sampson explore the issue in The Conversation. Read the full article here
eNews #18: 6 July 2015
In this eNews: We introduce our up and coming events with a few exciting opportunities for our readers including a Vulnerable Worker Forum in August, we take a birds-eye view of some recent research activity, Dr Verna Smith, Research Lead, Improving Trauma Care reports back on the her experience of International Spinal Cord Society Conference (ISCOS) 2015, we hear from Professor Jamie Cooper, Director of the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre (ANZIC-RC), Monash University.
22 September 2015
The challenges facing people with disability accessing suitable accommodation are being addressed through an international award-winning research program.
Dr Peter Batchelor
Dr Peter Batchelor is a neurologist and researcher. Half of his time is clinical in general neurology and the other half is research.
Dr Batchelor does Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) translational research. He and his team started looking at hypothermia and early surgery for the treatment of SCI pre-clinically many years ago. Now they are translating this into a clinical trial.