The 2015 Centenary Institute Lawrence Creative Prize – in loving memory of the wonderful Neil Lawrence.

Lawrence Creative Prize

Join the Race Against Melanoma and help raise vital funds for the Centenary Institute in this year’s City2Surf!


Join us at our 30th Anniversary Gala Dinner on 15 October 2015 to celebrate 30 Years of Life Saving Research


Our mission is to discover and bring to use innovative therapeutics and diagnostics. Our focus is Cancer, Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Diseases.


The Centenary Institute is a world-leading independent Medical Research Institute. Check out our latest publications.


Our scientists and clinicians seek
to discover improved diagnostics,
treatments and cures for cancer,
inflammatory and cardiovascular disease.

Helping each generation live a healthier, longer life.


Latest News

World Hepatitis Day

Christine Yee, Research Assistant, Liver Injury and Cancer

Each year, we see around 1.4 million people die from viral hepatitis. The Centenary Institute's liver researchers are working hard to change this.

Understanding inflammation


Have a listen to our Executive Director Prof Mathew Vadas AO on Health Professional Radio talking about chronic inflammation.

Centenary Study Featured on 7News

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Centenary seeks to uncover why some heavy drinkers contract liver disease and others do not. 7News spoke with Dr Devanshi Seth, leading this study.


Upcoming Events

    Tuesday Seminar Series

    Aug 4

    Cross-talk between liver progenitors and hepatic stellate cells in the regulation of fibrogenesis and liver regeneration.

    City2Surf 2015

    Aug 9

    In this year's City2Surf, walk, jog or run in the race against melanoma! Show your support by raising vital funds for the Centenary Institute, and help us to understand melanoma and find a cure!

    Tuesday Seminar Series


    We welcome A/Prof Katherine Kedzierska for a seminar on Universal CD8+ T cell immunity to influenza viruses.



Introducing some of our amazing researchers working to understand disease and find cures. Support Centenary by joining us in the Race Against Melanoma in this year's City2Surf!