Increasing the pool of world-class e-health expertise in Australia.
The Australian e-Health Research Centre (AEHRC) is the leading national research facility applying information and communication technology to improve health services and clinical treatment for Australians.
AEHRC is a joint venture between CSIRO and the Queensland Government, through Queensland Health. AEHRC combines CSIRO’s capabilities in information and communication technology and health with Queensland’s extensive health research and clinical expertise. AEHRC is developing and deploying digital innovations to improve service delivery in the Queensland and Australian health systems, generate commercialisation revenue, and increase the pool of world-class e-health expertise in Australia.
CSIRO and WA Health: CSIRO has also partnered with the Western Australian Department of Health to fund the Australian Tele-Health Research and Development Group (ATDRG). The team, based in Perth, are developing novel telemedicine services, including new screening services for chronic and neurological diseases.