Our People

MBI’s membership includes academics, researchers and students from the basic, biological and social sciences. It links professional schools on the University’s Westmead, Camperdown and Camden campuses and the Central, Nepean, Northern and Western Clinical Schools of the Sydney Medical School; collaborating partners from Australian and international academic institutions; and international organisations, business and the community. Represented faculties include:

  • Health Science Node
    • Medicine (Sydney Medical School)
      Westmead Campus: Westmead Adult Hospital; The Children's Hospital at Westmead
      Camperdown Campus: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital; and Sydney School of Public Health
      Additional Campuses: Royal North Shore Hospital; Concord Hospital; Lismore Hospital; Nepean Hospital; and Blacktown Hospital
    • Nursing & Midwifery (Sydney Nursing School)
    • Pharmacy
  • Veterinary Science Node
    • Food Security
    • Zoonoses
  • Humanities and Social Science Node
    • Architecture, Design and Planning
    • Arts (Medical anthropology, history)
    • Biosecurity
    • Law (Sydney Law School)
    • Media and Communication
  • Natural and Biological Science Node
    • Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
    • Biological Science
    • Business School
    • Engineering & Information Technologies
    • Molecular and Microbial Bioscience



MBI is administered by the Director, Professor Tania Sorrell, assisted by a core executive team.