About the Liggins Institute
The Liggins Institute is one of the world’s leading centres for research on fetal and child health, nutrition, development, epigenetics and evolutionary medicine. Our aim is to rapidly translate discoveries in basic science into therapies and strategies that will prevent or help people manage major health problems of the 21st century.
Find out more about our proud heritage and the great medical scientist, Professor Sir Graham Liggins, whom the Institute is named after.
Vision and goals
A healthy start for a healthy life
Our administrators and advisers.
Our national and international research networks.