St Vincents Institute

Researchers at St Vincent's Institute (SVI) conduct medical research into the cause, prevention and treatment of common diseases that have serious effects on health. Our work aims to help alleviate the enormous financial, emotional and physical impacts of these diseases on individuals, their families and the community.

Diseases studied at SVI include:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Obesity and type 2 diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Bone diseases such as arthritis and osteoporosis
  • Cancer and the spread of cancer
  • Infectious diseases such as Hepatitis and AIDS
  • Alzheimer’s and other neurological disorders

Back to List