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.



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


Get involved in seminars, fundraisers, workshops and conferences.

What we research

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

Our supporters

IHMRI is very grateful for the generosity of our donors and volunteers.