Our Research Institutes, Centres and Departments

Hosted at Faculty level are the Department of Medical Biology, Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Medical Bionics Department, The Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, Centre for Youth Mental Health , Doherty Institute, Melbourne Neuroscience Institute and the Melbourne Poche Centre for Indigenous Health. Collectively, these Institutes, Centres and Departments undertake and/or support research and graduate research training programs in the areas of:

  • Brain research : mental, neurodegenerative and ageing-related disorders;
  • Youth mental health : Research and policy development leading to improved public health, health workforce policy and education;
  • Infectious diseases, immunology and cancer;
  • Medical bionics : implantable devices for hearing, vision & disorders of the central nervous system;
  • Research and Leadership development for Indigenous health professionals: improved public health, health workforce policy and education

Further information:

Dr Rozanne Blok
Manager, Research Institute Partnerships
Email: blokrb@unimelb.edu.au
Tel: 61 3 8344 1891