The Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI) is a not-for-profit charity that supports researchers in the Illawarra-Shoalhaven region of New South Wales. Discover how you can be a part of the world-class health and medical research happening right here in Wollongong.  

What we research

We investigate a range of diseases and illnesses under three broad research themes.


IHMRI researchers are striving to find better ways to treat disease and illness.

Our supporters

We are very grateful for the generosity of our donors and volunteers.