MJA
MJA InSight
MJA Careers

Podcasts

Press play to listen to our podcasts, download the mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 26: Deaths in nursing homes, with Dr Catherine Yelland

Volume 206, Issue 10 - 29 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 10: 29 May 2017. Dr Catherine Yelland is a geriatrician and Director of Medicine at Redcliffe Hospital in Queensland. She discusses external-cause deaths in Australian nursing homes, particularly those caused by falls, and how to prevent them. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Dr Catherine Yelland

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 25: Children in foster care, with Prof Peter Jones

Volume 206, Issue 10 - 22 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 10: 22 May 2017. Professor Peter Jones is a paediatrician and Dean of Medicine at Bond University on the Gold Coast. He discusses the growing number of Australian children in out-of-home care, the harms they suffer, and what we can do to improve their situation. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Peter Jones

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 24: Vaccination rates and incentives, with Prof Peter McIntyre

Volume 206, Issue 9 - 15 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 9: 15 May 2017. Professor Peter McIntyre is the Director of the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance. He discusses No Jab, No Pay/Play, and its effectiveness in increasing vaccination rates. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Peter McIntyre

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 23: Meeting future health care needs, with Prof Nicky Hudson

Volume 206, Issue 9 - 15 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 9: 15 May 2017. Professor Nicky Hudson is the MBBS Coordinator at the University of Adelaide. She discusses the changes that need to be made in medical education to meet the future needs of an ageing population, including how we can produce more generalists, and rural doctors. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Nicky Hudson

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 22: Health Care Homes, with Prof Claire Jackson & Dr Steve Hambleton

Volume 206, Issue 9 - 15 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 9: 15 May 2017. Professor Claire Jackson is Director of the UQ-MRI Centre for Health System Reform and Integration, and Professor in Primary Care Research at the University of Queensland. Dr Steve Hambleton is chair of the Primary Health Care Advisory Group, and a former president of the AMA. They discuss the implementation of the Health Care Homes trial. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Claire Jackson and Dr Steve Hambleton

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 21: Regenerative neurology

Volume 206, Issue 8 - 1 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 8: 1 May 2017. Professor Simon Koblar, Associate Professor Anne Hamilton-Bruce and Dr Anjali Nagpal from the Stroke Research Program at the University of Adelaide, talk about the advances in stem cell therapy for long-term stroke rehabilitation. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Simon Koblar, Associate Professor Anne Hamilton-Bruce and Dr Anjali Nagpal

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 20: Motor neurone disease, with Dr Thanuja Dharmadasa

Volume 206, Issue 8 - 1 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 8: 1 May 2017. Dr Thanuja Dharmadasa is a neurologist with the Brain and Mind Centre at the University of Sydney. She talks about advances and challenges in the treatment of motor neurone disease. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Dr Thanuja Dharmadasa

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 19: Acute stroke care, with Dr Yash Gawarikar

Volume 206, Issue 8 - 1 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 8: 1 May 2017. Dr Yash Gawarikar is the Director of the Acute Stroke Service at the Calvary Public Hospital Bruce in Canberra. He talks about providing access to the essentials of acute stroke care to all Australians before spending resources on more expensive care such as clot retrieval. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Dr Yash Gawarikar

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 18: Neurobionics, with Prof Jeffrey Rosenfeld, AM, OBE

Volume 206, Issue 8 - 1 May 2017

Volume 206, Issue 8: 1 May 2017. Professor Jeffrey Rosenfeld is Director of the Monash Institute of Medical Engineering. He talks about advances and challenges in neurobionics and brain-computer interface technology. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Jeffrey Rosenfeld, AM, OBE

Download mp3 to listen later.


MJA Podcasts 2017 Episode 17: Antimicrobial resistance, with Prof Cheryl Jones

Volume 206, Issue 7 - 17 April 2017

Volume 206, Issue 7: 17 April 2017. Professor Cheryl Jones is president of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases. She discusses the growing global threat of antimicrobial resistance and the part Australia must play in reducing the threat. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.

Interviewee: Professor Cheryl Jones

Download mp3 to listen later.


Pages