The Kirby Institute is a world-leading health research institute at UNSW Sydney. We work to eliminate infectious diseases, globally.
Our specialisation is in developing health solutions for the most at-risk communities. Putting communities at the heart of our research, we develop tests, treatments, cures and prevention strategies that have the greatest chance of success. Doing so ultimately builds a safer, healthier world for everyone.
Principal research areas
- Sexual health
- Emerging infections
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health
- Global health
Image caption: Associate Professor Stuart Turville and Dr Alberto Ospina Stella in the Kirby Institute’s PC3 (Physical Containment Lab) at UNSW, Sydney, NSW.
Image credit: Kirby Institute