About Us

Advancing the research and teaching of developmental, degenerative and chronic disease.

Welcome to the home of world-class medical research and learning in anatomy and physiology

Where cutting-edge facilities, digital learning spaces, custom programs and research opportunities focus on autonomic and enteric neuroscience, cardiometabolic health, muscles, stem cell and developmental biology and sensory neuroscience.

Meet our Head of Department

Remaining at the forefront of scientific research aimed at understanding the structure and function of the human body in health and disease – while employing novel and imaginative research methods – is Professor Matthew Watt’s vision for the new Department of Anatomy and Physiology.

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Our Research Centres and Programs

Key research themes of neuroscience, metabolism and diabetes and cell biology are paving the way for how we understand the structure and function of the human body.

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