close Icon

Reach for
the many.

Burnet is an Australian-based medical research institute and an accredited international non-government organisation. We undertake life-changing research and health programs in the Indo-Pacific region and Africa. Everything we do is about one fundamental goal: a better, fairer, healthier world, with no-one left behind.

Reach for
the many.

Burnet is an Australian-based medical research institute and an accredited international non-government organisation. We undertake life-changing research and health programs in the Indo-Pacific region and Africa. Everything we do is about one fundamental goal: a better, fairer, healthier world, with no-one left behind.

Latest News

The work we do today moves quickly into better health outcomes for people in need, across Australia and internationally. Take a look at our latest lab-based discoveries, pioneering public health and international development work, industry partnerships, and collaborations with researchers and frontline health teams around the globe. 

VIEW ALL POSTS
Liriye 800X600
Dr Liriye Kurtovic awarded Moderna Global Fellowship
18 Jul 2024 News Post
Prison 600X600 (1)
Mandatory drug testing in prisons: ineffective and harmful
10 Jul 2024 News Post
Troy Combo 600X600
Honouring NAIDOC week: celebrating Indigenous research and leadership
08 Jul 2024 News Post
EYC 600X600
Every Yarn Counts in Hepatitis C
17 Jun 2024 News Post
ELUCIDAR Thumbnail
Ground-breaking clinical trial to test the effectiveness of Germicidal Ultraviolet Light to fight airborne viruses
14 Jun 2024 News Post
Delroy Of Dadul Ward 11 230X230
Link revealed between maternal STIs and reduced birthweights in Papua New Guinea
13 Jun 2024 News Post
TB Treatment In PNG Thumbnail
Burnet supports Papua New Guinea in rolling out new treatment for drug resistant tuberculosis
11 Jun 2024 News Post
Jujia 600X600
Increasing COVID-19 vaccinations through community-based solutions
07 Jun 2024 News Post
Burnet Visual Identity Thumbnail
Burnet Institute welcomes ‘Dhoombak Goobgoowana’
28 May 2024 News Post
2024 AGM Event Digital Assets Wesbite Thumbnail 600X600px
A year of change and development
23 May 2024 News Post
Burnet Tax24 Gilda

Your support can help unlock the mystery of viruses.

With your support, you can help us with this important research that could save lives and help better prepare us to tackle future pandemics. Donate by 30th June to get your tax time benefit.

Donate now Join our live event

Knowledge +
Media Resources

In our labs and in the field, Burnet has been responsible for knowledge gains and innovations that have changed the way global health challenges are managed. But our role isn’t simply to come up with technical solutions. It’s to make sure those solutions are reaching the people who need them most. Explore the resources below to learn more about what we do, how we do it, and the difference it's making towards a more equitable world.

View All Resources
Text And Video Image

Our People

We are a community of thinkers, doers, and leaders, united by our commitment to equity and justice, and deeply invested in the power of collaboration. We have a lot to learn from each other, and from the communities we work in. Together, we are translating research into better health, for all.

PEOPLE OF BURNET VIEW CAREERS

Supporter Stories

The Burnet community is diverse and widespread. It includes scientists in laboratories, health workers out in the field, the people in the communities we serve, and importantly, our community allies: people, like you, who make a valuable contribution through donations, bequests and workplace giving.

Rectangle 51

Help ensure no-one is ever out of reach

Every day, we make progress towards eliminating some of the world’s most intractable health challenges. But we haven’t done our job until those solutions are on the ground in the communities that need them most. No-one should ever be out of reach. No circumstance should ever be too hard. When you become a Burnet supporter, you join a network of people committed to delivering a fairer, safer, healthier world, for all.

LEARN MORE VIEW APPEALS