Bionics Institute

Bionics Institute

The Bionics Institute is an independent, not-for-profit medical research organisation specialising in the field of medical bionics. Our mission is to undertake innovative research into areas of clinical need to develop medical devices, therapies and diagnostic tools which can help to transform people’s lives.

Our researchers and clinical collaborators pioneer new technologies that address the unmet needs of patients living with conditions including hearing loss, tinnitus, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, arthritis, diabetes and Crohn’s disease.


Principal research areas

  • Hearing impairment
  • Neurological conditions
  • Inflammatory diseases
  • Movement disorders
  • Electric Medicine


Mr Robert Klupacs FTSE

Board Chair

Mr John Stanhope AM