Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research

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The Westmead Millennium Institute is one of the largest medical research institutes in Australia with over 400 staff pioneering research into a wide range of important human disorders affecting both adults and children.

Closely affiliated with both Westmead Hospital and the University of Sydney, research at the Westmead Millennium Institute extends from the laboratory to the patient - from "bench to bedside". Our research spans cancer and leukaemia; infectious and immune diseases; mental illness and liver, kidney, eye, heart and respiratory disease, using the basic tools of molecular and cell biology, genetics and epidemiology, imaging technology and clinical research.