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Our research

Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research

Our research programs have consistently received the maximum rating (5) for quality through the Excellence in Research for Australia framework.

Our research in the fields of chronic disease management, child and family health, workforce and health services are recognised as innovative and relevant to national and international audiences.

We collaborate with world-class researchers, industry leaders and clinical experts in the development, conduct and application of our research in our drive to conduct high quality research with real world impact.

High quality research: Real world impact.

Research groups

We undertake innovative research to develop knowledge, evaluate effectiveness and implement change in healthcare through interventions, treatments and knowledge to transform and shape policy and practice in three key areas:


Research publications

Publications include our quarterly newsletter and our annual report, which showcases projects that have demonstrated impact and engagement to improve health outcomes.

News & events

Better together: Supporting perinatal and infant mental health services

Monday, 16 September 2019

ECU works in collaboration with researchers, service providers, consumers, policy makers and health economists to improve system responsiveness to the social wellbeing and mental health needs of families with infants and young children, from both prevention and intervention perspectives

Smart Home Technology Study

What is your opinion on smart home technology to assist with ageing at home?

Wednesday, 04 September 2019

You are invited to take part in a research study exploring older adults (65 years or older) and family members/carer’s perceptions of smart home technology, to assist ageing within one’s own home.

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