Research

Our many valued members of staff, partners and collaborators support the desire to transform health systems and healthcare delivery, reduce the costs of those systems, and improve the lives of individuals and communities locally and globally. The Faculty's research themes include;

Internal Grants and Fellowships

The University manages a number of internal grant schemes. In addition to these centrally run schemes, there are a number of funding opportunities that are available exclusively to researchers within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences. These include fellowship establishment grants, a Faculty fellowship and a grant support scheme. The Faculty also administers a number of the Faculty Trust Fellowships.

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Research in the Faculty

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences is Australia's largest biomedical research faculty. We employ more than 1500 academic staff, 4000 honorary staff and 1500 graduate researchers undertaking world class research across a wide range of health and social issues in a diverse range of research settings. Researchers are located at key sites across Victoria, with more conducting research around the world. These renowned experts from every field can be found in labs, hospitals, affiliated research institutes and all across the wider community.

Information and support tools for Faculty staff are available on the Faculty intranet.

25th Anniversary of Physiotherapy Education at the University of Melbourne

This year the Department of Physiotherapy celebrates 25 years of excellence in physiotherapy education at the University of Melbourne.