Supporting people in hospitals across South Australia through vital health and medical research and improved patient care.
Meet our passionate and dedicated team.
Meet our Board and Governance team.
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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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
Michael Allford is not your typical heart patient but thanks to some excellent care informed by world-class research, he’s walking proof you can bounce back from heart surgery and live a full and active life. read more
Meet Sam, one of our valued Life Guardians. After being diagnosed with prostate cancer, he has decided to give back to the research that saved his life by leaving a Gift in his Will. Here’s his story… read more
You may remember 41-year-old father-of-two Gerry Roussianos and his loving wife Theonie who last year shared their heartbreaking story of Gerry being diagnosed with atypical Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (aHUS). read more
Thank you for being part of a record year for our annual cancer fundraiser The Longest Table! We’re delighted to share that with your incredible support The Longest Table raised more than $233,000. read more
2017 was another incredibly successful year for Mercer SuperCycle! The dedicated riders, support crew and volunteer committee raised a staggering $405,000 to support country cancer patients and their families through The Hospital Research Foundation’s (THRF) Under Our Roof project. read more
We have recently wrapped up our major annual cancer fundraiser, The Longest Table and would like to extend a big thank you to the many wonderful people who took part this year, raising lifesaving funds for cancer research. read more
THRF were honoured to receive a $500 cheque from the family of Basile Frangos who was kind enough to leave a legacy to medical research after passing in September last year. Basile, who had supported the Foundation since 1995 passed away in September 2014 at the age of 92. read more
Two years on from her breast cancer diagnosis and still larger than life Sandra Kannellos hosted her fundraiser Café De Cure on Sunday 2 August to raise money for medical research through The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF). read more