Doherty Institute

The Doherty Institute is a world-class institute combining research, teaching, public health and reference laboratory services, diagnostic services and clinical care into infectious diseases and immunity

Institute Name

Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute)

Affiliated Entities

Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (Melbourne Health); World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Influenza ; Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Microbiology Diagnostic Unit (UOM)


786-798 Elizabeth St, Melbourne 3010 Victoria, Australia

Research Areas

HIV, hepatitis, influenza, tuberculosis, Enteric Infections, Hospital acquired infections, Antimicrobial resistance and Immunology.

Research Capabilities

Basic, clinical and public health research.

Contact Person

Jasminka Sterjovski, Research Manager, Doherty Directorate, Doherty Institute