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Mental health qualifications now more accessible than ever

Two mental health students discuss why they pursued study in the area

Financial support for students on placement goes a long way

The La Trobe Rural Health School has dedicated Health Placement Travelling Grants to financially support students

Rural dentistry students recognised

The study grants recognise dental students who demonstrate a commitment and desire to work in rural communities once graduating

Study looking at whether infant feeding type plays a role in babies sleep

Researchers are looking for mothers, who have had babies in the past six months, to take part in an online survey

Collaboration to solve rural workforce challenges

Dr Lyndal Sheepway has been appointed as the Learning Development Coordinator at Gateway Health

Mums benefit from childcare support to study

Thanks to financial support in place and the added benefit of close-knit campus communities, studying rural health courses at uni is now much more achievable for parents.

Kids in Out of Home Care to benefit from improved health systems

Mallee children and young people will benefit from a 10-year project that will guide adequate and regular health service delivery.

PhD to improve human service delivery in regional Victoria

La Trobe University and FamilyCare are collaborating on a project focused on implementing data platforms and evaluation tools that support evidence informed practice

Mildura project seeks to address better care model for people with chronic disease

The Violet Vines Marshman Centre for Rural Health Research has awarded its first partnership funding to Sunraysia Community Health Services

Coping during COVID report to benefit rural communities

Report details effective health promotion strategies to help cope with COVID-19

Mildura hospital chief reflects on how nursing strengthens his leadership approach

Terry Welch says he will never lose his connection and focus of being nurse.

Studying Social Work more flexible to meet workforce demands

With an increased demand in the community for degree-qualified Social Workers, La Trobe has made the changes in response to feedback from local industry.

Students hone their oral health skills in Mildura

From 2022 up to 30 students will be based in Mildura during the final year of their degree

Ella steps up as President of the La Trobe Rural Health Club

Ella is in her final year of the Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Medicine) and hopes to leave behind a legacy through her new role as President of LARHC

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