Our researchers attract over $13 million annual income for research, Australian Aid initiatives and consultancy work.  Our achievements include:

  • establishing high-level partnerships with the Queensland Government, Australian Departments of Health and Foreign Affairs and Trade, and the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
  • winning funding from prestigious, competitive schemes such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the National Health and Medical Research Council and the Australian Research Council
  • supervising over 100 Research Higher Degree students drawn from around the world. 

Research divisions

Research in our School is grouped into 3 divisions:

Find out more about our featured projects by division or discover all our research.

Disease prevention and control

Featured projects Duration
T2TQ study
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152018
Linked Lives: Antisocial Behaviour Across Three Generations
ARC Discovery Projects
20152017
Improving retention rates in the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service
NHMRC Partnership Projects
20152017
General Practitioners Antimicrobial Stewardship Programme Study (GAPS)
Department of Health
20152016
HIV Self-Testing (HIVST)
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152016
THRiVe
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152016
Healthy Living after Cancer
NHMRC Partnership Projects
20142018
Generational and developmental pathways of childhood and adolescent obesity
NHMRC Project Grant
20142018
Into the thirties: Persistence and social consequences of risky drinking
ARC Discovery Projects
20142017
Centre of Research Excellence on Sitting Time and Chronic Disease Prevention - Mechanisms, Measurement and Interventions
CRE in Population Health Research
20132018
Combining Metrics for One Health
Grand Challenges Exploration
20132015
Living Well after Breast Cancer
NHMRC Project Grant
20122016

Epidemiology and biostatistics

Health systems and policy

Featured projects Duration
T2TQ study
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152018
General Practitioners Antimicrobial Stewardship Programme Study (GAPS)
Department of Health
20152016
HIV Self-Testing (HIVST)
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152016
THRiVe
HIVFQ HIV Research Grants
20152016
My Baby's Movements
NHMRC Project Grant
20132018
Living Positive in Queensland
ARC Research Grant
20132017
Combining Metrics for One Health
Grand Challenges Exploration
20132015
Centre for Research Excellence in Evidence-based Mental Health Planning
Centres of Research Excellence
20122017
Information and communication about autopsy following stillbirth
Stillbirth Foundation Australia Trust
20122015