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

Research Profile and Social Media engagement Workshop - 2nd April 2019

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The Bosch Young Investigators Committee are excited to invite students and staff to a Research Profile and Social Media Engagement Workshop! The event will be presented by Associate Prof. Nikola Bowden (University of Newcastle and former Young Tall Poppy Science Award winner) with Social media and engagement celebrity Emma Beckett (Molecular nutritionist, University of Newcastle- 7000 twitter followers). Read more...

The HL and PO Bishop Fellowship in Neuroscience 2019 - 2021

HL and PO Bishop Fellowship

The Bosch Institute is pleased to invite applications for The HL and PO Bishop Fellowship in Neuroscience 2019 - 2021. 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 20, 2019. Read more...

The printable version of this advertisement can be downloaded here.A pro-forma application can be downloaded here.

Bosch Institute Young Investigators Symposium - 29th November 2018

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The BYI committee is proud to announce 'The 2018 Bosch Young Investigators Symposium' to be held on Thursday 29th November 2018. This event 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. Read more...

Congratulations to Professor Macdonald Christie

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Congratulations to Professor Macdonald Christie who was awarded the Distinguished Professorial Achievement Award by the Sydney Medical School this year. Well deserved!

ASCEPT Early Achievement for Women Award

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Associate Professor Tina Hinton and Emeritus Professor Graham Johnston established an ASCEPT Early Achievement for Women Award to recognise the early achievements of women pharmacologists and toxicologists, and to help achieve gender equity in ASCEPT’s senior awards and office bearers.

Congratulations to Assoc Prof Kay Double for being awarded the 2018 VC Award (Mentoring and Leadership)

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Congratulations to Associate Professor Kay Double for being awarded the 2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Mentoring and Leadership in recognition of her work mentoring students and researchers and teachers at all career stages across several schools. Read more...

Dr Susanna Park awarded a SOAR Fellowship

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Congratulations to Dr Susanna Park on the award of a SOAR Fellowship. The SOAR Fellowships support outstanding researchers at the University of Sydney to take the next step in their careers. Read more...

Bosch Young Investigators Trivia Night - 19th September 2018

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This year the Bosch Young Investigators Trivia Night will be held on Wednesday 19 September, 2018 from 6:00 PM at room N221 (Bishop Lab), Anderson Stuart Building. Please contact your nearest Bosch committee member for tickets. Read more...

Bosch Institute Facilities User Group Meeting - 20th September 2018

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You are invited to attend the upcoming Bosch Institute User Group Meeting. With all Bosch Facilities represented, this meeting will showcase some of the interesting research being carried out by current users of the Bosch Institute Facilities. Read more...

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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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