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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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
Suspicious tissue growths found during a colonoscopy may soon be able to be analysed and diagnosed in real time – avoiding the time delay of sending specimens to the lab and improving patient care. read more
Two Adelaide fathers suffering from a rare neuroendocrine cancer are getting a new lease on life thanks to a revolutionary cancer treatment being trialled at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH). read more
With 10,000 new cases of lung cancer being diagnosed annually in Australia, and 1000 of those being in South Australia, Rhys Hamon appreciates the need to better understand this disease and find more effective therapies. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is pleased to invite applications from researchers for its inaugural ‘Your Choice’ Patient Impact Grant Round. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is backing a leading medical trial program based at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) to continue important research into anaesthesia and pain management after surgery. read more
Exciting new research into a traditional Indian herb is showing it has the ability to block the spread and invasiveness of cancer cells, potentially leading to an alternative treatment to chemotherapy. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is excited to announce the recipients of our first ever state-wide PhD scholarship grant round. read more