Chronic disease is our greatest health challenge, causing the most premature deaths and disability in Australia and most other countries. Our vision is for an effective, efficient and equitable system for the prevention of chronic disease.
We strengthen and enhance the national prevention system through our established extensive infrastructure and networks, capability building, and support and translation of innovative policy-relevant evidence.
Taking a systems approach, our work will:
We aim for our work to achieve:
More about us
Our approachWe aim to build prevention system leaders, accelerate the use of new knowledge, and provide trusted advice to policy and practice.
Our partnersIn collaboration with our research, policy and practice partners, the Prevention Centre works towards the common goal of building an effective, efficient and equitable system for the prevention of chronic disease in Australia.
Our structure and governanceThe Prevention Centre is a collaboration: research is co-produced by academic researchers, systems practitioners and policy makers across Australia.