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Incoming Dean of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Professor Steven Wesselingh, recently attended the International AIDS Society HIV/AIDS conference in Sydney.

Drowning in red tape
Monash economist Dr Edwyna Harris says history shows the outcome of high levels of government intervention in the water sector lead to significant inefficiencies.

Best Practice
If we are to best combat issues like the AIDS pandemic we need to better link outstanding medical research to health care innovation and training, says Professor Steven Wesselingh.

Consumer passions
The potential takeover of the Coles Group by Wesfarmers has created fresh debate around future retail trends, writes Jeff Rogut of the Australian Centre for Retail Studies.

Multiple choice
Dean of Law, Professor Arie Freiberg, says by studying law from their first day, often incorporating a second degree, Monash University students are taking the best step towards career success.

Weighting for change
Monash health experts Dr Samantha Thomas and Professor Paul Komesaroff say the medical profession and the community must fundamentally re-think their approach to overweight people.