Investing in Health and Medical Research – Health and Medical Research Office

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Publication date: 
31 March 2019
Publication type: 
Fact sheet
Intended audience: 
General public

The Government will establish a new Health and Medical Research Office. This will oversee the rapidly increasing level of investments from our landmark Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF), which are currently estimated at $5 billion over the next 10 years. The new office will have a Chief Executive Officer (CEO), appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Health.