Micrograph of two HIV cells, coloured blue. Credit: Stuart Turville/Kirby Institute

A world-leading health research institute

We work to eliminate infectious diseases, globally.

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  • Over 980 collaborations in 52 countries across 6 continents
    Working with organisations to create solutions to health challenges.

  • Awarded over $42 million in research funding in 2023
    From new and continuing external grants

  • Over 300 staff members working across 13 research programs
    Towards a world free of infectious disease.

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