Our unique approach to diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease research is empowering individuals to lead healthier lives. Learn more about our research strategy and the current research taking place here.
The unique research strategy of the Charles Perkins Centre brings together the best minds from around the globe, fostering unusual collaborations and producing world-changing research.
Our researchers are working across different areas to learn more about diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and related conditions.
Our research and education hub is purpose-built to foster collaboration, with fully-equipped research facilities, flexible teaching and learning spaces, and an in-hospital clinical research facility.
We find solutions to diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease through shared knowledge, research partnerships, expertise in commercial partnerships, training and educating communities.
Through a collaborative and multidisciplinary research strategy, we’re building a network of the best minds at Sydney and internationally to tackle obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and related conditions.
New research has found that high levels of physical activity do not counteract the detrimental effects of a poor diet on mortality risk.