Our research aims to reduce the large inequalities experienced by Australians with disabilities.
We lead research projects designed to improve mental health outcomes and health behaviours.
Economic and Social Disadvantage
Read about our research on discrimination, inclusion and community attitudes towards people with disability.
Data and Measurement
We apply advanced epidemiological, econometric and statistical methods. We use these to identify how issues such as gender equality, housing, employment, violence and discrimination drive health inequalities.
Gender and Sexuality
Our gender driven research projects focus on how gender equity impacts on health and wellbeing, as well as current approaches to the measurement of gender equality.
Centres & Institutes
Centre of Research Excellence in Disability and Health
The Centre of Research Excellence in Disability and Health aims to identify cost-effective policies that improve the health of people with disabilities in Australia.
Melbourne Disability Institute
MDI is an interdisciplinary research institute that aims to build a collaborative research program to improve the lives of people with disability.