Our mission is to support improvements in the health of vulnerable communities in partnership, through research, education and inclusive development practice. Read more about how we do this.
Our units are engaged in research, education and consultancy services promote evidence-driven global health. Read more about our units and their work.
We are passionate about the training and mentoring of the next generation of global health leaders. Read more about the range of research degrees are offered at Master and Doctorate level within the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.
Research in the Faculty
The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences is Australia's largest biomedical research faculty. We employ more than 1500 academic staff, 4000 honorary staff and 1500 graduate researchers undertaking world class research across a wide range of health and social issues in a diverse range of research settings. Researchers are located at key sites across Victoria, with more conducting research around the world. These renowned experts from every field can be found in labs, hospitals, affiliated research institutes and all across the wider community.Information and support tools for Faculty staff are available on the Faculty intranet.