Our vision is for a vibrant and unified global twin research community to improve health and medical knowledge for the benefit of all humankind.

Our mission is to generate twin research that demonstrates how new knowledge can improve health and prevent disease. 

Our values are:


We will be accountable to our members, our researchers, our supporters and each other.


We will always act honestly and ethically in the way that we conduct ourselves.


We use our expertise, energy and resources to deliver best-practice, sustainable results.


We facilitate connections within the twin, research and wider community to more effectively advance health and wellbeing.


We find resourceful and inventive solutions to advance people’s health and well-being.

Twins Research Australia

Address: 3/207 Bouverie St
Carlton, Vic 3010

Email: info@twins.org.au

ABN: 84 002 705 224

Twins Research Australia has received continuous funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) since 1981, most recently through a Centre of Research Excellence Grant (2015-2022). TRA is administered by the University of Melbourne.

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