Research Partners

SAHMRI engages with a diverse range of organisations to accelerate impact through shared knowledge and equipment.
Research Partners

SAHMRI is located within ABMC, which is a hub for health and life sciences. It co-locates institutions from research, education and clinical care in a precinct in the heart of Adelaide.

ABMC’s goal is to build impact, leverage investment and inform evidence-based healthcare and innovation in ways that could not be achieved separately.

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AHIP is a partnership between Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Women’s and Children’s Health Network, the University of Adelaide and SAHMRI.

AHIP delivers every step from discovery research to health care delivery. Together, the partnership can accelerate the link from research to improved health outcomes for the benefit of our community.

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The Australian Centre for Precision Health is based on the top floor of SAHMRI’s North Terrace building. It brings together a multidisciplinary group of leading experts in genomics, population health and evidence translation to create the next generation of solutions for global health problems.

The centre’s goals are to prevent disease before it strikes and to create innovative solutions to address issues focused on health and wellbeing. We do this by developing ways to improve risk prediction and risk factor discovery, as well as disease screening and health education.

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CRIC is a collaborative partnership between SAHMRI and Dr Jones & Partners. Located in the northern ‘pod’ at SAHMRI’s North Terrace headquarters, CRIC is the premier site for advanced imaging in South Australia.

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The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation shares SAHMRI’s dedication to improving the health and well-being of Australians through the translation and communication of excellent science. CSIRO are proud partners of SAHMRI with CSIRO Nutrition & Health Staff, the Nutrition and Health Research Clinic and Precision Health Future Science Platform located within the SAHMRI building.

Visit the CSIRO at SAHMRI website

Health Translation SA (formerly known as the SA Academic Health Science and Translation Centre) is one of the four inaugural Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres to be formally accredited by the National Health and Medical Research Council in 2015.

Health Translation SA's team of dedicated staff is based at SAHMRI, which is the group's administering agency.

In a unique whole-of-state collaborative network, Health Translation SA brings together a society of people – researchers, clinicians, educators, policy makers, consumers and the community – and resources to advance healthcare practice and policy for a healthier South Australia.

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SA NT DataLink provides high quality data linkage services to support research, policy development, service planning and evaluation. It is part of an Australian wide national data linkage network - the Population Health Research Network (PHRN).

Visit the SA/NT Datalink webite

SACRB is the largest haematological disease biobank in Australia in terms of the total number of patients, specimens and individual diseases collected.

SACRB is supported by the Health Services Charitable Gifts Board (HSCGB), the RAH, SA Pathology, the University of Adelaide, the University of South Australia and the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI).

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SAGC was established in July 2020 as a statewide genomics facility to support research in South Australia, as well as nationally and internationally. It is a partnership between SAHMRI, University of South Australia, Flinders University, the University of Adelaide, the Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF) and the Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI).

The SAGC central hub is located in the iconic SAHMRI building in the heart of Adelaide's Biomed City and has additional nodes on the Waite Campus and at Flinders University. 

Find out more about SAGC