Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Murdoch Children’s Research Institute is the largest child health research institute in Australia, dedicated to making discoveries to prevent and treat childhood conditions. Co-located with Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital, our research is informed by problems facing patients, quickly translated into practical treatments when a discovery is made.

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Who are we?

"These projects will enable insights into a whole generation born during a global crisis and turn them into solutions for the most at-risk children and families."


What are we doing?

How can we support students with disability to enter the workforce and achieve long-term employment outcomes?

Murdoch Children’s Research Institute - Gen V

GenV follows babies and their parents in a research project that could help treat, predict & prevent health problems in an entire generation.
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Murdoch Children’s Research Institute - Restacking the Odds (RSTO)

Restacking the Odds uses evidence-based lead indicators across service platforms to help communities & providers improve the service system for young children.
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Where are we working?

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What are our impact areas?

Thriving children

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