Postgraduate study by research

Postgraduate Research

Research Degrees offered through the Discipline of Paediatrics & Child Health are:

The Children's Hospital at Westmead is fully equipped for a range of genetic and cell biology studies as well as studies of the pathophysiology of diseases in childhood and adolescence.

Opportunities also exist for epidemiological studies in collaboration with the clinical paediatric medicine and surgery departments in The Children's Hospital at Westmead, supervised by an academic member of staff.

Opportunities at the Kids Research Institute (KRI)

Links to further information


Prospective Research Student Enquiries
If you're interested in undertaking a research degree and are not familiar with the research programs available within Sydney Medical School, please use this form to help us find suitable supervisors and projects for you.

Administrative Officer: Denise
Phone: [+61 2] 9845 3435
Fax: [+61 2] 9845 3389

Associate Professor Russell Dale
Postgraduate Co-ordinator & Sub Dean Postgraduate Studies

Associate Professor Nigel Clarke
Deputy Postgraduate Co-ordinator

Associate Professor Geraldine O'Neill
Deputy Postgraduate Co-ordinator

Associate Professor Rachel Skinner
Deputy Postgraduate Co-ordinator