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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Research underway at the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research (BHI) is tackling a serious problem facing many diabetics in the community – foot ulcers. read more
The proud recipient of The Hospital Research Foundation’s Mid-Career Fellowship for 2017, geographer and researcher Dr Danielle Taylor is kick-starting a three year project aimed at ensuring our community can live longer, healthier and more fulfilling lives in the comfort of their own homes. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is proud to provide $250,000 to enable the purchase of a 3D scanner set to revolutionise the way prostate cancer is diagnosed and treated. read more
Tim Lamming’s life was turned upside down after he was diagnosed with MINOCA. He’s been experiencing severe daily chest pain ever since, but lives in hope that Professor John Beltrame will bring an end to his pain with his world-first life-changing research supported by THRF. read more
Did you know bowel cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer for both men and women in Australia? This is why lifesaving research into this heartbreaking disease is so important, and we are so proud to support work in this area.
With the support of our Development Grant of $200,000 Professor Peter-John Wormald and his team are translating a gel now used to treat inflammation after sinus infection to a new treatment for people living with chronic pain after back surgery. read more