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The Hospital Research Foundation

The Hospital Research Foundation supports world-leading medical research undertaken in South Australia.

Choose to donate to medical research and you will be improving the lives of your own family and friends now and in the future.  Your donations will be supporting medical research into conditions such as Heart Disease, Cancer, Stroke, Diabetes, Asthma, Arthritis and many more.

The Hospital Research Foundation is celebrating its 50th year in 2015! Stay tuned throughout the year for details on how you can be a part of the celebrations.

Applications have recently closed for The Hospital Research Foundation's 50th Anniversary Awards, open to researchers and clinicians across the Central Adelaide Local Health Network, at all career levels. The Awards will invite the community to play a crucial role in advancing ‘bench to bedside’ research. The six finalists will be announced early August. Watch this space!

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3 Aug

It's Time to Have Your Say on Medical Research!

Members of the community are being called upon to make their mark on the future of medical research by voting in The Hospital Research Foundation’s (THRF) 50th Anniversary Awards. Following a general public vote, two deserving Adelaide researchers will each walk away with a $25,000 grant towards a scientific or clinical research project that will help to create a healthier community.

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31 Jul

Supporting medical research in South Australia – Sylvia’s story

As a long-time supporter of The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) and The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH), the celebration of THRF’s 50th anniversary this year is a very special occasion for Sylvia Bridgman. As a life guardian of THRF, Sylvia is one of the many valued supporters that will leave a lasting legacy to medical research, [...]

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31 Jul

Clementine Labrosciano – Honours Student at Basil Hetzel Institute

Harbouring a love of science from a young age, Bachelor of Health Science Honours student Clementine Labrosciano is very grateful to be supported by a scholarship from The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) to pursue her dream. What inspired you to work in this field? For as long as I can remember I have wanted to [...]

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