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 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
Mercer SuperCycle and The Hospital Research Foundation are delighted to announce a three-year sponsorship agreement with one of South Australia’s leading medical imaging providers, Dr Jones & Partners. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is excited to announce the recipients of our first ever state-wide PhD scholarship grant round. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is extremely grateful to the South Australian Vietnamese community who raised an incredible $30,100 for The Queen Elizabeth Hospital recently! read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is proud to be funding new research into leukaemia treatments which has made exciting breakthroughs for patients suffering from the debilitating blood cancer, myelofibrosis. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) Group is proud to support hospitals and medical research institutes within the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN), including the Royal Adelaide Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and SA Pathology. read more
Cancer patients in the northern suburbs are benefiting from a new machine and therapy available at the Northern Adelaide Cancer Centre at Lyell McEwin Hospital, which reduces hair loss associated with chemotherapy by using scalp cooling. read more
THRF Early Career Fellow Dr Katharina Richter has been named one of the top 10 innovators in the MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35 competition for the Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and Taiwan region. read more
On Thursday 1 November 2018, more than 130 dedicated and highly valued supporters of THRF attended our Basil Hetzel Society Thank You Luncheon at the Glenelg Golf Club. read more