The Busselton Health Study commenced in 1966 and is globally recognized as one of the longest running population health research programs of its kind.The internationally significant Busselton Health Study is managed by BPMRI.
BPMRI’s medical and population health research aims for a better understanding and management of disease and illness.
The institute’s research activities are diverse and encompass a wide range of health conditions and measures. Our areas of study include sleep disorders, respiratory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, genetics and others.
BPMRI manages a valuable database and BioBank (biological specimens) as a resource for medical researchers. The institute often works collaboratively with leading local, national and international researchers on medical and population health studies and projects.
BPMRI’s Busselton Health Study incorporates an expanding series of individual population health studies utilising the Busselton population.
Department of Pulmonary Physiology and Sleep Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, NEDLANDS WA 6009