Research networks and units

Networks and collaborations

  • Australian Rural Health Research Collaboration (ARHRC) is a partnership of four rural health research centres and associated health services, working to build rural health research and research capacity in New South Wales.

  • The Cancer Research Network is a cross-Faculty initiative of the University of Sydney established to link cancer researchers in the University, its teaching hospitals and affiliated research institutions.
  • Lifespan Research Network is a Sydney University initiative aiming at strengthening a cross-faculty as well as external collaboration within the Lifespan research community.
  • Sydney Health Policy Network links researchers, educators and advocates across the divisions of the University of Sydney, and its teaching hospitals and research institutes to facilitate knowledge translation, linkage and exchange with decision makers, health service providers and health and social agencies to influence policy and practice, both nationally and internationally.

  • Sydney Forensic Medicine and Science Network brings together diverse research activities to highlight the opportunities in forensic medicine & science available through the University of Sydney.
  • The Sydney Neuroscience Network is a cross-Faculty initiative of the University of Sydney established to link neuroscience and mental health researchers in the University, its teaching hospitals and affiliated research insitutions.

  • Sydney University Tissue Engineering Network (SuTEN)  includes researchers from Sydney Medical School and the faculties of Engineering, Science, Veterinary Science and Pharmacy, in fields including Biomaterials and skeletal tissue, Soft tissue engineering and Cellular engineering.

University institutes and centres

Independent institutes
Affiliated institutes

Children's Hospital at Westmead

Westmead Hospital

 Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

 Nepean Hospital

 Royal North Shore Hospital