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.
Biome Bank is Australia’s first public stool bank, established to treat debilitating bowel conditions and foster research into gut health.
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The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is proud to be Platinum Partner of the Australian & New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, held in Adelaide from 13-15 May. read more
Did you know brain cancer kills more children in Australia than any other disease? It also kills more people under 40 than any other cancer.
Finding more effective treatments for this heartbreaking disease is crucial, which is why The Hospital Research Foundation is supporting an important new clinical trial planned to treat this aggressive cancer. read more
Here at The Longest Table, we can think of one million reasons why we want to fork cancer – and YOU can help.
In 2018 The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) had our greatest impact yet!
We were able to invest over $24 million into world leading medical research and patient care initiatives to save lives! read more
When David Rowe suffered an unexpected stroke, his wife Pauline was inspired to improve her own health and quit smoking. Amazed by how much money she was saving, Pauline selflessly decided to use the money to support THRF. read more
A morning tea was held to say thank you to the ladies from Olympic Spirit Greek Friends, who recently fundraised more than $15,000 for The Hospital Research Foundation! read more
Researchers at the Lyell McEwin Hospital who are looking at optimal iron treatments for pregnant women have reached a significant milestone in their trial with all 300 patients finishing their appointments. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is excited to announce the recipients of three Honours and Masters Scholarships within the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network. read more
Exciting new research is set to improve the outlook for patients suffering from a common heart disorder by treating their quality of sleep. read more