World-first high blood pressure treatment trialled in Melbourne
...by a team of researchers, which included Professor Henry Krum, from Monash University, Professor Markus Schlaich and Professor Murray Esler from Baker idi
and Professor Rob Whitbourn from St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne.
Professor Krum said the trial results were the most significant in the treatment...
Session highlights of the 1st World Congress on Interventional Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes
Session I: Diabetes: Epidemiology, Pathology and Socioeconomic Burden
(7:45 a.m. 10:00 a.m.)
Dr. Paul Zimmet, professor at the Baker idi
Heart & Diabetes Institute of Monash University in Caulfield South, Australia, will present an update on the incidence and prevalence of diabetes in v...
1st World Congress On Interventional Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes
...economy and society," says Dr. Paul Zimmet, Congress faculty member, diabetologist and director emeritus and director of International Research, Baker idi
Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia. "However, issues may be very different in developed versus developing regions of the world. Orga...
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery and Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata Host Made In Italy: Hair Restoration Live Video Surgery Workshop May 30 - June 1, 2008, Rome, Italy
... live consultation workshop on Sunday, June 1. Patients invited to
participate in this special educational opportunity were selected in
advance by the idi
via an invitation to the general public.
Experts believe the continual refinements in modern day hair
transplants and proven medical therapies are d...
Infectious Diseases Institute Appoints Alex Coutinho, M.D as Executive Director
... his remarkable work in the field of HIV/AIDS.
was the inaugural project of the Academic Alliance...and laboratory services.
"I am honored to join idi
and to continue to build upon the past
success," s...Alex Coutinho. "I believe firmly in the mission of idi
to build capacity in Africa for the delivery of ...
JDRF announces 2008 Scholar Award recipients
.... Jeffrey A. Bluestone, Director of the Diabetes Center at the University of California in San Francisco and Dr. Mark E. Cooper, Director of the Baker idi
Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia. The most prestigious distinction offered by JDRF, the Scholar Award provides recipients with $2...
Diabetes hits 275 Australians each day as pandemic spreads
...from a follow-up investigation of more than 6,000 adults whose health was first assessed five years ago during the Institute's landmark AusDiab Study. idi
researchers established a world-first by identifying a national representative sample of Australia's adult population and carrying out individual bloo...