The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences focuses on providing practical solutions to global health issues.
With our strong interdisciplinary approach, links with industry and government, and purpose-built facilities, we strive to meet the changing needs of industry and employers.
We focus on teaching and research that is underpinned by an evidence based approach and a commitment to translating fundamental science into better health outcomes.
The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences teaches across a wide range of disciplines and levels.
RMIT’s health sciences teaching clinic offers quality complementary medicine and psychology services to RMT staff, students and the public.
Situated at University Hill in Bundoora, the clinic offers Chinese medicine, chiropractic, osteopathy and psychology treatment to the public.
The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences has three principle areas of research focus: Chronic disease, integrative healthcare and preventative healthcare.
The School has established three major research programs to drive this research activity. These include: Chronic inflammatory and infectious diseases; Natural products health; Neurological development and disease.
Our postgraduate research programs provide a wide range of opportunities for postgraduate training in health and biomedical research.
Modern, state-of-the-art facilities support the School's research capability.
We provide practical training experiences and research opportunities that focus on practical solutions to global health issues.
The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences is led by distinguished professionals and leading academics with experience and research that spans biomedical sciences, allied health, and applied health.
Acknowledgement of country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer