Molecular and Medical Research (MMR) Strategic Research Centre


Professor Alister Ward
Welcome
Professor Alister Ward welcomes you to the Molecular and Medical Research SRC
Overview

The Molecular and Medical Research Strategic Research Centre (MMR SRC) combines the leading medical and biomolecular research programs from the Faculty of Health and the Faculty of Science and Technology at Deakin University, including those housed with our key partners, Barwon Health and CSIRO(AHHL). Collectively, the MMR SRC comprises over 100 staff and research students and four distinct research facilities.

Vision - A world-class medical research grouping with a unique research profile that will enhance Deakin's reputation nationally and internationally

Focus - Molecular basis of health and disease, spanning basic gene discovery and molecular analysis through to pre-clinical development, including translational research into novel strategies for optimising health and new therapeutic targets

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Information for prospective students and postdocs

The Molecular and Medical Research Strategic Research Centre provides an outstanding environment for high level research training for students and postdoctoral fellows, with state-of-the-art facilities, experienced and enthusiastic supervisors, excellent research support and a proven track record in producing high quality research.

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Contact Us

Molecular and Medical Research (MMR) Strategic Research Centre

Melbourne Campus at Burwood
Professor Leigh Ackland
leigh.ackland@deakin.edu.au

Geelong Campus at Waurn Ponds
Professor Alister Ward - Molecular Medicine Research Facility
alister.ward@deakin.edu.au
Professor Ken Walder - Metabolic Research Unit
ken.walder@deakin.edu.au

Barwon Health
Professor David Ashley - Barwon Biomedical Research
david.ashley@deakin.edu.au


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