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.
Providing donor stool to treat patients with bowel conditions and foster research into faecal transplant as a treatment.
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The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is delighted to announce the recipients in its 2018 Grant Round at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and its research arm, the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research. read more
Thanks to the generosity of local northern Commonwealth Bank branches, the Lyell McEwin Hospital’s (LMH) Cancer Centre will receive $30,000 through The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF). read more
Thanks to the support of The Hospital Research Foundation’s (THRF) valued donors, cancer researchers Dr Bill Panagopoulos and PhD student Alex Shoubridge from the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research (BHI) attended a world-leading bone conference in the Clare Valley. read more
Did you know, every day in Australia approximately 50 people are diagnosed with breast cancer? read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) recently supported researchers Dr Eric Smith and Dr Helen Palethorpe from The Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research to attend the highly regarded Lorne Cancer Conference, bringing together world-class cancer researchers from across the globe. read more
Can you imagine ending up in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and when you are discharged your strength has deteriorated and your body is weaker than ever before? read more
Can Botox really be used for treating patients who have lost movement from a debilitating stroke? read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is proud to invite expressions of interest applications in its two most recent grant rounds within the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN). read more
The Breast Cancer Research Unit at the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research (BHI) are determined to develop a new immunotherapy treatment to target breast cancer and other heartbreaking cancers affecting our community. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is proud to support research in South Australian hospitals dedicated to saving lives. It’s for this reason we’re excited to share the successful applicants of our inaugural grant round within the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network. read more