Holsworth Research Initiative

Our research focusses on exercise, physical activity and rehabilitation.

Research News

The Holsworth Research Initiative contributes to La Trobe fundraising milestone

Associate Professor Brett Gordon, HRI Active Rural Individuals Stream Leader, featured in a recent news piece celebrating the fundraising milestone of La Trobe University. A/Prof Gordon spoke about the generous donation which enabled the establishment of the Holsworth Research Initiative and the key aims of the Active Rural Individuals Stream.

Associate Professor Brett Gordon

Research from the Active Rural Individuals stream is focused on helping people safely and effectively manage health conditions through exercise.

The La Trobe Make a Difference campaign

The fundraising campaign “Make a Difference” launched in 2017. The second phase launched in 2018 once initial targets were met with the campaign now extended, with a $200 million target to be reached by 2027. We at the Holsworth Research Initiative are proud to be a part of this milestone.

Watch the Make the Difference campaign video.