Learn more about our strategic collaborations to improve child and adolescent health for all.

With our Campus partners, The Royal Children’s Hospital, the University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics and The Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation, we are a powerhouse of integrated research, education, and clinical care.

Our researchers lead and participate in many other national and international collaborations with universities, hospitals, other research institutions and governments to achieve the highest quality outcomes for children’s health. These strategic alliances are essential for enhancing global best practices in child health, ensuring they are accessible and affordable for all families.


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Our flagship research programs maximise the collaborative opportunities across the Murdoch Children's Research Institute and the Melbourne Children’s Campus to increase the translation of clinical research into practice, transforming child and adolescent health.

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Centres of Research Excellence

Our National Centres of Research Excellence (CREs) are funded through five-year National Health and Medical Research Council grants, bringing together leading researchers, clinicians and families from across Australia and the globe.

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