SPHPM is at the forefront of health care improvement research in Australia with a commitment to improve education, innovation, leadership, and research in health care.

The School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (SPHPM) is clearly focused on improving the quality and safety of healthcare. This is achieved through advancing health information technology, identifying cost-effective approaches to healthcare, improving the care of the critically ill and injured, and increasing the evidence base of healthcare. SPHPM is built around a strong methodological research platform encompassing large-scale trial design, data management and registries, biostatistics and epidemiology.