Supporting people in hospitals across South Australia through vital health and medical research and improved patient care.
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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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THRF has provided a new infusion chair for the Neurology Department at TQEH. read more
Through THRF, the Sunshine Coffee Morning Group has kindly donated $400 to diabetes research at the BHI and TQEH. read more
Mercer SuperCycle has launched a new and improved website, and found a Naming Rights Sponsor.
Members of the Basil Hetzel Society gathered for their annual luncheon on October 3 at Kooyonga Golf Course.
More than 100 guests heard from Professor Peter Hewett, Head of Colorectal Surgery – Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world. read more
Professor Richard Ruffin has retired from The Hospital Research Foundation recently after more than 15 years on the Board of Directors. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) raised almost $220,000 through Dry July this year.
There were 1128 participants in South Australia, with many representing their local hospital after THRF extended the program to five regional hospitals. read more
The installation of an In Vivo Imaging System will enable researchers at the Basil Hetzel Institute to track cancer cells, bacteria, proteins and antibodies.
Almost all areas of research will make use of the machine purchased by The Hospital Research Foundation. read more
Chronic Rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a disease that can significantly reduce the quality of life for those who suffer from it.
Dr Camille Jardeleza MD from the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Department at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital said South Australia has a particularly high rate of CRS. read more
The Under Our Roof project has begun.
A new sign has been unveiled at the Nicholls Terrace property and the demolition of the original house is completed. read more
A recent stop-smoking study targeting in-patients across three Adelaide hospitals has resulted in benefits for patients as well as the healthcare system.