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We actively participate in collaborative research and development initiatives with industry, government and academic partners locally, nationally and internationally. We have developed strong links with a number of hospitals, universities and research institutes, local councils, other government agencies and commercial industries including biotechnology companies, mining companies, and water corporations.

We offer partners access to state-of-the-art infrastructure, resources and diverse multi-disciplinary teams with individual expertise.

Examples of collaborations and opportunities include:

  • joint research appointments
  • joint supervision of research students
  • use of equipment or access to facilities
  • joint grant applications.

Our people and technology give you access to a broad range of testing, specialist analysis, advice and research capability.

Contact the Research Office to discuss your requirements or collaborative opportunities.

Our people

Our people are highly qualified and experts in their areas. Find out more about our people.

Our facilities, equipment and technology

The unique co-location of public health and forensic sciences at our Coopers Plains facility ensures that our people have access to a wide range of analytical equipment and techniques including:

  • high containment laboratories at levels 2, 3 and 4
  • whole genome and next generation sequencing
  • liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometer
  • CT scanning and imaging.

Research and Development Unit

Phone +61 7 3096 2609
Post PO Box 594, Archerfield Qld 4108
Location 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Qld 4108

Last updated: 23 February 2018