Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI)

Welcome to IHMRI

IHMRI is a health and medical research institute based on the University of Wollongong campus in the Illawarra Shoalhaven region of New South Wales. Our goal is to improve the health and wellbeing of Illawarra residents by bringing academic and clinician researchers together to address regional health issues.

In developing a regional centre of excellence in health and medical research, we work closely with our partners to ensure research findings are translated into improved clinical practice and health service delivery in the Illawarra and beyond. Our goals:

  • Achieve excellence, innovation and translation in targeted health and medical research
  • Enhance the resourcing of health and medical research in the region
  • Shape an environment that builds research capacity and fosters collaboration
  • Inform and engage our local community, the broader public and international audiences
  • Continually develop our organisation and our people for a sustainable future

ExpressionS of Interest - IHMRI Executive Director

The IHMRI Board is seeking expressions of interest for a highly reputable health and medical research leader to become its Executive Director. Advertisement here, UOW recruitment link here.