Welcome to the Sax Institute

The Sax Institute is a not-for-profit organisation that acts as a bridge between researchers and health decision makers. We:

  • Improve policy makers’ access to existing research
  • Generate new research for use in health policies and programs
  • Develop and test innovative ways to increase the use of research evidence.

Sax News:

      • How healthy are our cities? World-first Australian project aims to find out
        A major new national research project will allow us to measure for the first time how “liveable” Australian cities are in terms of the impact they have on our health … Read more
      • Seeking expressions of interest from researchers to conduct a rapid review on managing the health of an ageing prison population … Read more
      • What do we learn about mental health and medication safety when the Commonwealth-State data divide is torn down?
        The University of Sydney and the Sax Institute are very pleased to be hosting a free public lecture by Emeritus Professor D’Arcy Holman … Read more

The 45 and Up Study

Learn about our research into healthy ageing