Health Innovations Research Centre

Welcome to the Health Innovations Research Centre (HIRC)


At the Health Innovations Research Centre at the University of Wollongong, we envision a future where health outcomes are optimised through pioneering research, innovative solutions and collaborative partnerships with the community. Our vision is to be a global leader in multidisciplinary health research, driving transformative discoveries that will enhance the wellbeing of people and communities worldwide. 


The Health Innovations Research Centre (HIRC) at the University of Wollongong is committed to advancing knowledge and addressing pressing health challenges through cutting-edge research, education, and community engagement. 

Health Innovations Leadership Team

Health Innovations Early Career Researcher Subcommittee

The sub-committee of Health Innovations reports to the Leadership group and represents the interests of the Early-Mid Career Researchers of Health Innovations.

The committee acts as a key reference group for Health Innovations' Early-Mid Career Researchers and assists in delivering targeted capacity-building activities.

  • Chronic Disease Management, Aged Care and Ageing
  • Nutrition, Food and Sustainability
  • Mental Health and Cognition
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Digital Health and Learning Health Systems
  • Sport, Leisure and Prevention
  • Primary Care and Health Services Research
  • Indigenous Health and Wellbeing
  • Rural Health, Equity and Cultural Diversity

Recent Successes

Contact Health Innovations Research Centre

Building 41, University of Wollongong