Easing the burden of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease, and their related conditions, through innovative research collaborations, research partnerships and teaching.
We’re finding solutions that will inform and reform the health of the world. The causes 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.
The Charles Perkins Centre is a multidisciplinary research centre committed to improving global health. Our unique, complex-systems approach allows us to bring together researchers in unexpected research collaborations.
From early-career researchers to senior academics who are fellows of some of Australia’s most prestigious academies and international leaders, we bring together the best minds to solve some of society's biggest health problems.
Our unique approach to diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease research is empowering individuals to lead healthier lives. Learn more about our research strategy and the current research taking place here.
We run events throughout the year with the brightest minds in our state-of-the-art facilities. Check back regularly for the latest seminars, workshops and masterclasses.
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