The Bosch Institute Mission

The Bosch Institute is a major centre for medical research at the University of Sydney. It brings together basic and clinical research scientists to tackle major unsolved questions about the human body in health and in illness.

Our mission:

  • To perform high quality research into the normal functioning of the healthy human body.
  • To perform high quality research into the causes, prevention, detection and treatment of human diseases.
  • To provide outstanding training for junior scientists in the intellectual, practical and ethical aspects of biomedical research.

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Latest news & events

The HL and PO Bishop Fellowship in Neuroscience 2017 - 2019

HL and PO Bishop Fellowship

The Bosch Institute is pleased to invite applications for The HL and PO Bishop Fellowship in Neuroscience 2017 - 2019. Made possible by a bequest made by Professor P.O Bishop FAA FRS and Mrs Hilare Bishop, this Fellowship is to be awarded to a member of the Bosch Institute, of the University of Sydney. The Fellowship is to enable the awardee to visit a neuroscience centre for collaborative work, or to fund or support a novel development in neuroscience, or to improve the communication and teaching of neuroscience. Applications are invited from eligible people, i.e. from members of the Institute. Applications close March 31, 2017. Read more...

A pro-forma application can be downloaded here.

Bosch Institute Young Investigators Symposium, 6 December 2016

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The BYI committee is proud to announce 'The 2016 Bosch Young Investigators Symposium' to be held on the 6th of December. It is a great opportunity to network and present your latest scientific research in a professional setting, whether you are just starting out your research career, or are a well seasoned veteran. Follow the link to access the online submission form. There is the opportunity to apply for 10 minute oral, 3MT or poster presentations. Please note that abstract submissions will close midnight 4th of November 2016. Read more...

Click here to access the online submission form

The Bosch Institute Advanced Microscopy Facility “Micrograph of the Year” Competition 2016 is now open!

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The Bosch Institute Advanced Microscopy Facility “Micrograph of the Year” Competition 2016 is now open! All entries must be received by 5 pm on Wednesday December 7th 2016. Selected entries will be displayed in the Anderson Stuart Common and the top winning entries will be notified early December 2016. Printing of the selected entries is kindly sponsored by Anatomy & Histology, The University of Sydney. There are fabulous prizes to be won thanks to the generosity of the sponsors: Leica Microsystems Australia, Nikon Australia, Coherent Scientific, ATA Scientific, LasTek Australia and the Bosch Institute. Read more...

Bosch Institute Distinguished Seminar Series, 14 October 2016

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You are invited to attend the Bosch Institute Distinguished Seminar Series, "Human fertility: How lifestyle, affluence and the medical profession are killing our species" by Prof John Aitken, Pro Vice Chancellor Faculty of Health and Medicine, University of Newcastle, on Friday 14th October (1.00-2.00 pm) at New Law School LT104. Read more...

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