Welcome to the School of Biomedical Sciences

The School of Biomedical Sciences is part of the Faculty of Medicine Dentistry and Health Sciences. It was established on 1 January 2015 and comprises the Departments of Anatomy and Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Immunology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics and Physiology. Situated on the Parkville Campus in a rich medical practice and research precinct the School has much to offer students and researchers

Academic Departments and Centres

Head of School's Welcome

The establishment of the School of Biomedical Sciences (SBS) within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne on 1 January 2015 marked an important step. Professor Fabienne Mackay was the Inaugural Head of School (2015-2020).

Current Head of School: Professor Ian van Driel (Interim)

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School Executive Team

Pictured (left to right): front row – Prof Erica Fletcher, Prof Gary Hime, Prof Fabienne Mackay, Prof Daniel Hoyer, Ms Belinda Bain // back row – Prof Matt Watt, Prof David Williams, Prof Andrew Brooks, Prof Ian van Driel

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