Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research

A multidisciplinary hub for health research

Community partnerships and collaborations: Working together to improve health outcomes

To maximise community impact and improve health outcomes for people locally as well as globally, the MacKillop Institute works closely with health care providers, community organisations and educational institutions around the world.   



  • Centre for Exercise and Nutrition
    • Professor Juleen R. Zierath, Department of Clinical Physiology, Karolinska University, Stockholm, Sweden.
    • Professor Bruce Spiegelman, Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, USA.
    • Professor Anna Krook, Department of Clinical Physiology, Karolinska University, Stockholm, Sweden.
    • Professor Stuart M. Phillips and Professor Martin Gibala, Exercise Metabolism Research Group, Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
    • Professor Louise Burke, Department of Sports Nutrition, Australian Institute of Sport, Belconnen, ACT, Australia
    • Professor Stephen L. Britton and Professor Lauren G. Koch, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Functional Genomics Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
    • Dr. Ben Yaspelkis II, Department of Kinesiology, California State University Northridge, California, U.S.A.