Improving health and lifestyle
Academics at RMIT are using state-of-the-art technology to develop innovative approaches to preventing and managing lifestyle diseases, in particular cardiovascular diseases, insulin resistance and diabetes, obesity, arthritis, mental illness and stroke.
Who is making an impact?
- Health Innovations Research Institute focuses it's research in the field of pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences as well as traditional and complementary medicine.
- The establishment of WHO Collaboration Centre for Traditional Medicine and the Chinese Medicine Confucius Institute in partnership with Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine demonstrates RMIT’s position as a leader in the development of Chinese Medicine education and research in the western world.