National Health and Medical Research Council

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The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is Australia's peak body for supporting health and medical research; for developing health advice for the Australian community, health professionals and governments; and for providing advice on ethical behaviour in health care and in the conduct of health and medical research.

NHMRC senior staff

NHMRC's senior staff is a multidisciplinary team that leads more than 200 staff in the fulfilment of NHMRC's functions.

Council of NHMRC

The Council of NHMRC advises the CEO and performs other functions as required.


Current job opportunities at NHMRC and information about applying for a job and working in our Canberra and Melbourne offices.

Corporate information

Information on procurement and contracts, auditing, and key corporate documents.

Freedom of Information

The FOI Act also gives you a right to ask that we amend records that contain information about you that is incomplete, incorrect, misleading or out of date, and gives you a right to seek a review of our decision not to allow you access to a document or not to amend your personal record.


Page reviewed: 15 August, 2014