Health and Medical Research (HMR), within the Health Service and Clinical Innovation Division, Queensland Department of Health, aims to improve the health of Queenslanders through support of the health and medical research sector.
HMR is responsible for:
- Consultation, development and review of State-wide policy for research ethics review and research governance. We provide a central portal of contact for researchers, research managers and study sponsors seeking advice and direction on ethical and governance issues associated with research.
- The development and administration of grant funding and fellowship programs to support clinical, medical and health professionals and researchers.
- Promoting Queensland Health's research expertise, promoting the HMR programs, promoting the Queensland-wide health and medical research sector, providing Queensland Health intellectual property advice and Queensland Health knowledge transfer programs.