Centres and Institutes

Faculty of Health Sciences

School of Public Health

Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society

ARCHSH is a social research centre. The main areas of interest are in sexual and reproductive health, HIV and hepatitis and social health.  Postgraduate study at ARCSHS is carried out through enrolment in research degrees at the Master's and Doctoral levels. We do not run postgraduate coursework degrees. Please find further information about studying at ARCSHS.

Palliative Care Unit

The Palliative Care Unit provides health promotion education and training, community development, direct service and research for clinical palliative care and related service providers throughout Victoria. We also offer research supervision in a number of areas of palliative care.

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Judith Lumley Centre

Judith Lumley Centre (JLC) is a multidisciplinary public health research centre with a strong program of research addressing issues of major public health importance for mothers and infants. Research topics focus on health services research; causes of preterm birth and physical and psychological disorders initiated or aggravated by pregnancy, labour or birth; the health and childbearing experience of women of linguistically diverse backgrounds; and the social context of motherhood and women's health.

Postgraduate study at JLC is carried out through enrolment in research degrees at Masters and Doctorate levels. We do not run postgraduate coursework degrees.