Centres and institutes
Spread across several Monash University campuses, the Faculty comprises 10 schools, 29 teaching and clinical centres, and two research institutes – the Hudson Institute of Medical Research and the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI).
We also participate in a number of cooperative research centres (CRC’s) and are affiliated with internationally-acclaimed research institutes including the Baker Medical Research Institute, the Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, and the Mental Health Research Institute.
- Andrology Australia
- ARC Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics
- Australia New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre
- Australian Centre for Human Health Risk Assessment (ACHHRA)
- Australian Centre for Blood Diseases
- Australian Cochrane Centre
- Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
- Biomedicine Discovery Institute
- Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology
- Centre for Human Anatomy Education
- Centre for Inflammatory Diseases
- Centre for Obesity Research and Education (CORE)
- Centre of Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics (CCRET)
- Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety (CRE-PS)
- Hudson Institute
- Michael Kirby Centre
- Monash Ageing Research Centre (MONARC)
- Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre
- Monash Cardiovascular Research Centre
- Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health (MonCOEH)
- Monash Centre for Scholarship in Health Education (MCSHE)
- Monash Institute for Health and Clinical Education (MIHCE)
- Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences (MICCN)
- Monash Institute of Medical Engineering (MIME)
- Monash Obesity and Diabetes Institute
- Monash Psychology Centre
- Monash-Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre
- Problem Gambling Research and Treatment Centre
- Ritchie Centre
- Southern Synergy
Andrology Australia (The Australian Centre of Excellence in Male Reproductive Health) is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. The Andrology Australia program is a unique ‘centre without walls’ that operates nationally and brings together health and education experts from across Australia to develop collaborative strategies to raise the awareness of male reproductive health disorders and their associations with chronic disease.
ARC Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics
The ARC Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics focuses on diseases of importance to Australian Primary Industry. The centre is developing new veterinary vaccines and identifying novel antimicrobial targets.
Australia New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre
The Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre (ANZIC-RC) is a bi-national intensive care clinical research methods centre. It assists with the design, funding and execution of clinical trials.
Australian Centre for Human Health Risk Assessment (ACHHRA)
ACHHRA offers a range of human health risk assessment services focused on exposure to hazardous chemicals and micro-organisms arising from environmental or occupational media. It takes a multidisciplinary approach to health risk assessment, with access to expertise in epidemiology, toxicology, environmental sciences, analytical chemistry, microbiology, communicable diseases, clinical evaluation and biostatistics.
Australian Centre for Blood Diseases
The Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, in Monash's Central Clinical School, aims to provide excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of blood conditions as well as play a leading role in the advancement of knowledge in this increasingly important area of medicine. The ACBD is affiliated with The Alfred's Haematology Department.
Australian Cochrane Centre
The Australasian Cochrane Centre (ACC) supports the many contributors who make up Cochrane Australia, including researchers, editors, authors and review groups. The centre also undertakes research, consultancy, advocates for evidence-informed health policies and practices, and fosters local engagement with the global Cochrane network.
Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
The Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute is a $153 million dollar biomedical medical research centre that is based at the Monash University Clayton campus and was established through a joint venture between with the Victorian Government. It supports the critical infrastructure required to deliver the next generation of discoveries in regenerative medicine.
Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Monash's Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) brings scientists together into cross-disciplinary health and disease-focussed Discovery Programs to increase the collaborative effort needed to make major discoveries that will provide inroads into national and global health priority areas.
Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology
The Monash University Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology (CDPP) provides research and teaching in the field of developmental psychiatry and psychology with a particular focus on child, adolescent, youth and family mental health, and work in close affiliation with the clinical services provided by the Monash Health Early in Life Mental Health Service (ELMHS).
Centre for Human Anatomy Education
The Centre for Human Anatomy Education ensures that undergraduate and postgraduate human anatomy education at Monash is of the highest national and international standard.
Centre for Inflammatory Diseases
Research in The Monash University Centre for Inflammatory Diseases (CID) spans basic experimental biology, clinical research and clinical practice in inflammatory diseases.
Centre for Obesity Research and Education (CORE)
CORE is dedicated to understanding and optimally managing the chronic disease of obesity and measuring the effects of weight loss on health, quality of life and survival. It is an international leader in the study of bariatric surgery.
Centre of Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics (CCRET)
The Monash Centre of Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics improves clinical outcomes at the individual and community level through the use of evidence, based on high-quality clinical research.
Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety (CRE-PS)
The Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety (CRE-PS) has a focus on the use of data to monitor quality of care, improving information transfer, reducing medication error and patient safety. It designs, conducts, promotes, and promulgates high quality multi-centre research to improve quality, safety, efficiency and effectiveness of health care for Australians.
Hudson Institute of Medical Research is one of Australia's top medical research institutes, specialising in driving innovative, cutting-edge research towards improved prevention, diagnosis and treatments for our greatest health challenges.
Michael Kirby Centre
The Michael Kirby Centre, consolidates and strengthens the existing capacities within the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine.
Monash Ageing Research Centre (MONARC)
MONARC provides Geriatric Evaluation and Management, Aged Persons Mental Health, and Rehabilitation. It aims to improve the quality of care and address gaps in health service delivery for people with diseases associated with ageing and neurological disorders via the conduct of high quality clinician-led research.
Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre
MAPrc is the Monash Alfred Psychiatry research centre, which carries out world-class research to help make a difference to the lives of people suffering from serious mental illnesses.
Monash Cardiovascular Research Centre
The Monash Cardiovascular Research Centre (MCRC) has an international reputation for excellence and achievement in basic and translational research, supporting the uptake of state-of-the-art cardiovascular treatments into clinical service. MCRC offers daily clinical educational sessions, along with research meetings with all key MonashHeart clinical service groups.
Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health (MonCOEH)
The Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health (MonCOEH) is one of Australia's leading research and education centres in this field. It has includes several occupational cohort studies of chronic diseases in petroleum workers, aluminium industry workers, orchardists, lead workers, asbestos cement workers, firefighters, nurses and military veterans.
Monash Centre for Scholarship in Health Education (MCSHE)
Monash Centre for Scholarship in Health Education (MCSHE) is a Faculty-wide Centre situated within the education portfolio of the Deputy Dean for Education, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences (FMNHS). We have a team of core and affiliate staff whose mission is to improve the quality of health education at the FMNHS and beyond, through scholarship.
Monash Institute for Health and Clinical Education (MIHCE)
The Monash Institute for Health and Clinical Education was established in May 2016 to provide innovative and contemporary continuing education for professionals in healthcare delivery, education, and administration. Our programs extend locally and internationally, throughout the vast and well established Monash network.
Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences (MICCN)
MICCN brings together world-class researchers with cutting-edge research infrastructure from a range of disciplines and faculties. Working towards advancement in areas of critical importance to well-being, MICCN focuses on addiction, attention, memory and sleep as well as specialist research strengths such as social neuroscience and connectomics.
Monash Institute of Medical Engineering (MIME)
Monash University is Australia’s leading university in medical engineering.Our multidisciplinary teams of researchers, together with top clinicians in our partner hospitals, are creating innovative medical technologies for the heart, lung, brain and vision.
Monash Obesity and Diabetes Institute
The Monash Obesity and Diabetes Institute (MODI) is committed to improving the health outcomes and outlook for people suffering obesity, diabetes and other metabolic disorders.
Monash Psychology Centre
The Monash Psychology Centre (MPC), formerly known as the Clinical Psychology Centre, provides psychological services to individuals and families. MPC provides low cost, cutting-edge treatment to the community, while giving senior psychology students in the Doctor of Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology programs the opportunity apply their academic skills in a clinical setting.
Monash-Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre
The aim of the Monash-Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre is to conduct ethical, innovative and internationally competitive research investigating outcomes and the effectiveness of intervention programs for individuals with brain injury or other injury sustained as a result of trauma, with the ultimate aim of maximising their functional, psychological and social outcomes.
Problem Gambling Research and Treatment Centre
The Problem Gambling Research and Treatment Centre is a collaboration between the University of Melbourne and Monash University. The primary mission of the Centre is to conduct research that will lead to the development of effective, efficient and durable treatment programs for problem gambling.
The Ritchie Centre at Hudson Institute of Medical Research is the principal research centre of the Monash University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Department of Paediatrics. It aims to improve the health of women and children through innovative research that informs better healthcare.
Southern Synergy is substantially supported by Monash Health. The Centre's strengths lie in a unique combination of research, training and clinical academic staff with close linkage to a major mental health care provider.