A focus on excellence in health research
UC-HRI links researchers from diverse disciplines to tackle important issues in health.Read more about this slide
Australian Geospatial Health Lab
The University of Canberra has partnered with GIS global industry leader Esri (Environmental Systems Research Institute) to create a hub for advanced spatial health research.Read more about this slide
Excellence in research is at the core of our vision for UC-HRI which brings together University-wide expertise in clinical sciences, public health, urban planning, and health services research across the continuum of 'whole of person health to whole of population' (Melodi Licht 2007).
The UC-HRI consolidates and showcases the University's health research strengths, building the scale, scope, sustainability and infrastructure necessary to support world-class health research and to take it to the world.
Key Research Areas
- Health and wellbeing throughout the lifespan
- Healthcare systems and health services research
- Technology for improved health and well-being
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Voting is open for UC’s Big Research Pitch as 17 Researchers vie to pitch their best ideas. The top 5 finalists compete in the Facebook Live on 29 October from 7.30pm.
Upcoming research events
Great Oaks from Little Acorns Grow
Rachel, Foundation Director of the Health Research Institute, will present the 10-year development of the Institute under three University strategic plans and in the... Event details Professorial Lecture - Presented by Professor Rachel Davey
N&MRC Seminar Series - "Social Media and Fake News during a Global Pandemic: An example of Covid-19 in Nigeria" - Dr Temple Uwalaka
Please join us for our next N&MRC Seminar Series presented by Dr Temple Uwalaka.
Date: Thursday 4 November 2021
Location: Zoom (email email@example.com for link)
... Event details N&MRC Seminar Series - "Social Media and Fake News during a Global Pandemic: An example of Covid-19 in Nigeria" - Dr Temple Uwalaka