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

Bosch Institute Distinguished Seminar Series - 13th September 2018

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You are invited to attend the Bosch Institute Distinguished Seminar Series, "Photobiomodulation in the Treatment of Still Intractable Diseases" by Associate Professor Michael R Hamblin (Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School), on Thursday 13th September (5-6 pm) at Vesalian Theatre (S434), Anderson Stuart Building (F13). Read more...

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Bosch Institute Annual Scientific Meeting - 26th July 2018

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This year the Bosch Institute's Annual Scientific Meeting will present "New Horizons in the Technology of Medical Research". The special one day event will feature speakers from across all the Bosch Research Themes and will also show case the latest in technologies. The conference is open to basic scientists and physicians to enable effective cross cutting of interdisciplinary ideas and to stimulate collaboration. The meeting will also provide an outstanding opportunity and exciting environment for junior investigators and trainees to develop their knowledge. Read more...

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Congratulations to Brian Morris who was made a Member of the Order of Australia

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The Department of Physiology is pleased to announce that in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours list, Professor Emeritus Brian Morris was made a Member of the Order of Australia for ‘significant service to health education and research, particularly through the study of molecular genetics and hypertension, and to professional organisations’

Congratulations to Bio PhD student, Kathryn Mathews who has been awarded the 2018 Leslie Rich Scholarship for Research into Dementia

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A Discipline of Biomedical Sciences PhD student, Kathryn Mathews, has been awarded the 2018 Leslie Rich Scholarship for Research into Dementia. Kathryn, who is based at the Brain and Mind Centre, researches neurogenesis; the birth of new neurons from resting stem cells. Read more...

Congratulations to Bio PhD student Sachini Jayaratne for being awarded the Harvard University Mobility Scheme

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Sachi is Dr Jaimie Polson’s PhD student (Cardiovascular Neuroscience Lab), working on “The role of maternal “western fast food diet (high fat-high sugar) on the fetal programming of hypertension through autonomic dysfunction”. Sachi was awarded the Harvard University Mobility Scheme from The University of Sydney’s Office of Global Engagement. Read more...

Professor Hala Zreiqat received the Order for Distinction of the Second Degree from the King of Jordan

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The King of Jordan, His Majesty King Abdullah II, has bestowed the Order for Distinction of the Second Degree upon Professor Hala Zreiqat, in recognition of her achievements and innovations in biomedical engineering. Read more...