Supporting people in hospitals across South Australia through vital health and medical research and improved patient care.
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THRF adopts extremely high transparency standards when reporting our financials.
Supports research into the detection, management & treatment of breast cancer.
Funding research into prostate cancer prevention, detection & treatment.
Improving heart health through advances in knowledge & research to beat heart disease.
Our aim is to reduce & eliminate the high incidence of chronic kidney disease and diabetes.
Supports health and wellbeing research & programs for veterans, emergency service personnel and their families.
Driving collaboration, innovation & research to develop best-practice arts, design & health programs.
Supporting world-class stroke research to improve prevention, diagnosis & acute treatment to cure stroke.
Providing donor stool to treat patients with bowel conditions and foster research into faecal transplant as a treatment.
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A donor recently contacted The Hospital Research Foundation to follow up on a study in which her late husband had participated. read more
THRF is delighted to announce the winner of a South Australian Tall Poppy Award is the BHI’s very own Dr Roger Yazbeck.
Dr Yazbeck is currently part of a team developing breath tests for the early diagnosis of cancers, specifically gastrointestinal cancers such as oesophageal cancer and stomach cancer. read more
Fay has been a THRF Life Guardian for almost 20 years and hopes her support will help find a treatment for kidney disease which has plagued several members of her family. read more
The BHI has a major commitment to finding out why men and women have different outcomes when it comes to heart disease. read more
Congratulations to PhD student Tamsin Garrod, who was presented with the Robert Dixon Award at the recent Australian Conference of Hepatitis and HIV (ACH2). read more
Scientists at the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research (BHI) are researching how genetic and protein changes in certain patients make them more susceptible to some cancers and diseases. read more
Nicholls Terrace, Woodville West will soon be a temporary home for country patients receiving cancer treatment at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital. read more
Have your friends over for dinner as part of The Longest Table – United we Dine on Saturday, October 26 to help raise money for research into these devastating diseases through THRF and its affiliates Australian Breast Cancer Research and Australian Prostate Cancer. read more
Chairman of the Dry July Board David Brennan visited The Queen Elizabeth Hospital last month. In the past five years the Dry July campaign has enabled THRF to upgrade waiting rooms, buy comfortable chemotherapy chairs and provide entertainment items for cancer patients at TQEH.
The Voice’s Rachael Leahcar was the star attraction at the launch of the Hospital Home Lottery in July.
Held at the new Grand Prize Showhome at 1 Kingston Parade, Lightsview, Northgate, the event was also attended by suppliers and supporters of the lottery. read more