Research themes

Research at the University of Sydney Medical School and the Sydney School of Public Health embraces health and medical research from fundamental molecular mechanisms through clinical research to clinical trials and from public health issues to health policy development.

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Finding new treatments and fighting for control of cancer

Healthy Ageing

Preventing injury and reducing the burden of chronic disease

Infection and Immunological Conditions

Understanding the body's immune response to stop emerging infectious diseases

Reproductive, Maternal and Child Health

Health and wellbeing throughout life including well-timed and planned families

Neurosciences and Mental Health

Understanding the brain and the nervous system and converting discovery in to treatment

Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

Reducing the impact of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases with medical and life-style approaches

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