Our research

The Faculty of Health Sciences has a vibrant research culture. Our researchers conduct cross-disciplinary research between schools, industry groups, cooperative research centres, institutes and units.


The Faculty of Health Sciences has a vibrant research culture.
The Faculty of Health Sciences has a vibrant research culture.

We have areas of research strength in cancer, ageing, autism, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Our research is broadly grouped under five themes.

  • Rehabilitation and Exercise Science
  • Biosciences and Metabolic Health
  • Neurosciences and Behaviour
  • Clinical and Medical Care
  • Public and Population Health
  • Our researchers publish widely in national and international journals. Health at Curtin is our annual research publication. You can read some of the stories behind our research here.