Research

Our Research Areas

Our research in this area looks at the impact and lived experience of health-related conditions on those directly affected, their carers and their communities.
Our research in this area is concerned with the development and evaluation of innovative interventions to improve prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care responses.
Our research in this area focuses on issues of hepatitis C risk and prevention, including vaccines. It is also concerned with the injecting of illicit drugs, as drug injecting is the primary route of transmission of hepatitis C in Australia.
Sex is an integral and important part of human experience and this area of research examines the diversity of expression of sexuality and sexual identities. It also explores issues of gender in relation to sexuality and encompasses research into the health and wellbeing of sexual and gender diver
The Social Science of Antimicrobials program is designed address the critical challenge of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), building on strengths within the arts and social sciences, as well as those in the medical and health sciences.