Alfred Hospital

  • Clinical Trial Site

Alfred Hospital is a large academic teaching hospital that functions as a tertiary/quaternary referral centre for many clinical disciplines. It hosts the Victorian state adult services for heart/lung transplant, HIV and sexual health, hemophilia, cystic fibrosis, and burns, is one of the two major trauma centres in Victoria, and one of the three bone marrow transplant centres in the state. Alfred Hospital has an extensive clinical trial network covering many disciplines including: Hematology, Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Trauma, Anaesthetics, Respiratory Medicine (including lung transplant and cystic fibrosis), Gastroenterology, Neurology, Psychiatry, and Diabetes. The national leads for both acute myeloid leukemia and multiple myeloma are based here. Alfred Hospital also undertakes disease-focused first in human studies in collaboration with the co-located Nucleus Network, and cardiology trials with the co-located Baker Institute. Capabilities in rehabilitation medicine and acute brain injury are provided through the affiliated hospital at Caulfield.