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Medical Device Research Institute


Tonsley Innovation District
Level 5, Flinders University
4 MAB Eastern Promenade
Tonsley SA 5042


P: +61 8 8201 5029
E: [email protected]

Mailing address:
Medical Device Research Institute
Flinders University
GPO Box 2100
Adelaide SA 5001

Medical Device Research Institute
The technologies that improve and extend our lives

The Medical Device Research Institute (MDRI) is a uniquely multi-disciplinary research institute within Flinders University, that has the experience and capabilities to deliver innovative solutions to the medical and allied health sectors. MDRI works closely with industry and the clinical community ensuring their research is aligned with national areas of priority.

MDRI takes a holistic approach to research and teaching integrating engineering, medicine, allied health and information technologies.

MDRI operates with four key themes:

  • Applied Research
  • Facilities and equipment
  • Research Translation
  • Workforce Development

The MDRI is headquartered at Tonsley Innovation District within Flinders University’s $120 million hub, a dynamic environment that facilitates industry-researcher collaboration.


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