ACT Health has a very active and diverse research portfolio with several internationally acclaimed researchers working at Canberra Hospital. Our research projects are conducted in the ACT and surrounding region, nationally and internationally
The cornerstone of ACT Health's emphasis on university research is The ANU Medical School administered by one of Australia's most prestigious universities.
ACT Health conducts and manages many clinical trials led by large pharmaceutical companies and individual ACT Health researchers.
In addition to the above, ACT Health has dedicated research wet laboratories based at the Canberra Hospital where the majority of bench research is done. ACT Health prides itself on the wide range of research disciplines it is involved in from laboratory to clinic to the broader community.
In ACT Health research and discovery is translated into practice and improves the quality of care we provide in our service.