Departments and centres

Departments and centres

Department of Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences is committed to improving patient health through world-class fundamental and translational medical research.

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Department of Clinical Medicine

Clinical Medicine is central to Macquarie University's initiative to develop Australia's first fully-integrated health sciences centre under university leadership.

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Department of Cognitive Science

Cognitive Science is the interdisciplinary study of the mind and the brain. In the Department of Cognitive Science we use a variety of methods - ranging from brain stimulation to philosophy - to better understand how the mind and the brain "work".

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Department of Health Professions

The Department of Health Professions provides New South Wales' first Doctor of Physiotherapy program, an innovative three-year extended masters degree.

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Department of Health Systems and Populations

The Department of Health Systems and Populations is focused on multi-disciplinary ways of improving population health and health systems at local, national and international levels.

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Department of Linguistics

Fundamentally, linguistics at Macquarie strives to understand and improve communication. We endeavour to understand human speech production and reception, language processing, as well as language acquisition, across the lifespan.

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Department of Psychology

In psychology, we seek to understand how the mind works and why people behave the way that they do.

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Research Institutes

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Australian Institute of Health Innovation

A major national resource for many people whose work is intrinsic to strengthening health systems, organisations and services.

Learn more about the Australian Institute of Health Innovation

Content owner: Medicine and Health Sciences Last updated: 12 Mar 2020 12:19pm

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