Sydney Health Partners

Sydney Medical School produces high-impact research that addresses the most important global health issues in our areas of research strength. Our multidisciplinary approach brings together the expertise of University faculties, centres and institutes with that of our major affiliated teaching hospitals, affiliated institutes and international research partnerships.

Affiliated Medical Research Institutes

ANZAC Research Institute

ANZAC Research Institute

To improve the future health and medical care of the Australasian community with a focus on aging.

Centenary Institute

Centenary Institute of Cancer Medicine and Cell Biology

Discover and bring to use innovative therapeutics and diagnostics, focusing on cancer, inflamatory and cardiovascular disease.


Children's Medical Research Institute

Dedicated to advancing the treatment and prevention of childhood diseases, so every child has the opportunity for a healthy start to life.

Chris O’Brien Lifehouse website

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse

Lifehouse is an integrated and focused centre of excellence, offering everything a cancer patient needs in one place, including advanced onco-surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, clinical trials, research, education, complementary therapies and psychosocial support.

Heart Research Institute

Heart Research Institute

To prevent death and suffering from heart disease through an understanding of the biological processes that cause atherosclerosis.


Melanoma Institute

Melanoma Institute Australia

The world's leading melanoma research and treatment centre, pioneering advances in melanoma research and treatment that are making a difference to the lives of patients today.

The Westmead  Institute

The Westmead Institute for Medical Research

One of Australia’s largest and most productive medical research centres, internationally recognised for our groundbreaking work into many of the most significant diseases affecting humankind.

Woolcock Institute

Woolcock Institute of Medical Research

World leaders in the areas of research, clinical diagnosis and treatment of understanding and treating respiratory and sleep disorders.

Sydney Health Partners

Sydney Health Partners

Sydney Health Partners is one of the first four Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres in Australia, recognised by the National Health and Medical Research Council in 2015 for being a world leader in translating research into better health outcomes for our community.

Major Affiliated health Districts and hospitals

Affiliated Local Health Districts (LHD) Partnering Clinical Schools
Far West LHD Rural clinical school

Northern Sydney LHD
Includes: Royal North Shore Hospital

Northern Clinical School
Northern NSW LHD Rural clinical school
Nepean Blue Mountains LHD Western clinical school
South Eastern Sydney LHD Save Sight Institute

Sydney LHD
Includes: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Concord Repatriation Hospital

Central clinical school
Concord clinical school

Sydney Children's Hospital network
Includes: Children's Hospital at Westmead

Children's Hospital at Westmead clinical school

Western NSW Local Health District Rural clinical school

Western Sydney LHD
Includes: Westmead Hospital

Western clinical school
Other Affiliated Hospitals Partnering Clinical Schools
Sydney Adventist Hospital Sydney Adventist Hospital clinical school