Protecting Patients Voices

University of Sydney and Bond University researchers have called for greater independence and transparency around industry-sponsored patient advocacy groups.

law bolsters public health

A University of Sydney expert is the principal author of a new report which describes the ways good law makes a crucial difference for public health.

Summer School

Register now for a Summer School in BioNanoTechnology and Biomedical Engineering.

Confidence boost linked to weight loss

Confidence is key when motivating young people to change their diet and exercise habits.

Writer In Residence Fellowship

Applications are now open for the Charles Perkins
Centre's Writer in Residence Fellowship 2017.

Charles Perkins Centre

At the Charles Perkins Centre we are dedicated to easing the global burden of obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and related conditions through innovative research and teaching. We're finding solutions that will inform and reform the health of the world.


The cause and consequences of these diseases are more complicated than biology alone. That's why we're bringing together scholars from a range of disciplines to explore the interconnectedness of our environment, food and health.