Funding partners

The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre is one of two National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Partnership Centres announced in 2013 to improve the availability and quality of research evidence to health decision makers.

It has $22.6 million in resources over five years provided by our partners: the NHMRC, the Australian Government Department of Health, the NSW Ministry of Health, ACT Health and the HCF Research Foundation.

It is administered and hosted by the Sax Institute in Sydney.

Collaborating partners

Through our Chief Investigators, the Prevention Centre has links with the following universities, policy agencies and organisations:

Research centres and institutes

  • The George Institute for Global Health
  • Menzies Centre for Health Policy

Universities

  • Australian National University
  • Deakin University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • The University of Melbourne
  • The University of Newcastle
  • The University of New South Wales
  • The University of Notre Dame Australia
  • The University of Sydney

Other government departments and agencies

  • Australian Government Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
  • Department of Health & Human Services, Victoria
  • Department of Planning and Environment, NSW
  • Hunter New England Population Health
  • Department of Premier and Cabinet, NSW
  • NSW Treasury

Non-government and industry agencies

  • Cancer Council of Australia
  • Hames Sharley
  • Heart Foundation of Australia
  • Hospitals Contribution Fund of Australia