Other Networks


AusBiotech is Australia’s life sciences organisation, working on behalf of members for more than 30 years to provide representation and services to promote the global growth of the Australian life sciences industry. AusBiotech is a connected network of over 3,000 members in the life sciences, including therapeutics, medical technology (devices and diagnostics), digital health, food technology and agricultural sectors.

Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA)

ACTA is a national peak body supporting and representing networks of clinician researchers conducting investigator-initiated clinical trials, clinical quality registries and clinical trial coordinating centres within the Australian health system. These groups cover a broad range of disease groups and clinical disciplines and represent a large proportion of the clinical research conducted in Australia each year.

Australian Health Research Alliance (AHRA)

AHRA is the national network of NHMRC accredited translation centres from across Australia which currently includes seven Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres (AHRTCs) and two Centres for Innovation in Regional Health (CIRHs). The Centres bring acute health services, community health services, primary care, research institutes, universities and Government together to translate research into best practice to improve patient care, and health outcomes for the Australian population. The Centres are working on a wide range of projects locally and together on key national system level initiatives and research networks.

Clinical Trials: Thinking Smarter (CT:IQ)

CT:IQ develop and implement recommendations which will improve the impact, quality and efficiency of clinician trials. Leading to more rapid, lower cost and higher quality evaluation of healthcare interventions in Australia.

Western Australian Cardiovascular Research Alliance (WACRA)

WACRA is the peak leadership body in Western Australia advancing research into heart, stroke and vascular disease to accelerate translation and improve health outcomes for all Western Australians. WACRA represents all cardiovascular researchers working across the pipeline from fundamental pre-clinical research, epidemiology and public health through to clinical trials.