As part of the Central Adelaide Local Health Network, the new Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) opened in 2017 is an 800 bed hospital which provides a comprehensive range of clinical care to an estimated 85,000 inpatients and 400,000 outpatients each year.

The RAH is proud of its strong history in making significant contributions to advancing medical research in South Australia.

The Royal Adelaide Hospital Clinical Trials Centre is proudly supported by The Hospital Research Foundation and is a key research function at the new RAH. It represents the very best translational health care in South Australia. Research that has reached clinical trials stage is so close to having potential to benefit patients through a new or improved treatments and interventions for various diseases and illnesses affecting our loved ones.

The Royal Adelaide Hospital provides a comprehensive range of clinical care.
The Royal Adelaide Hospital provides a comprehensive range of clinical care.

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We now have an office located in the Royal Adelaide Hospital. Our friendly team would love to speak with you about how you can become involved in finding cures and improving care.

Visit us at the office today or phone (08) 8244 0593.

Level 3
Port Road, Adelaide SA, 5000

THRF-RAH Office Location

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Saving Lives and Improving Care

What is impact in medical research? The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) exists to save lives. We do this by funding medical research and patient care that will go on to make a difference in the lives of the community. A lifesaving difference! read more

At the Heart of Stroke Research

Did you know approximately one person has a stroke every 10 minutes in Australia? Stroke is the third leading cause of death and around 1 in 6 of us will have a stroke during our lifetime. read more

New Heart Research Set to Save Lives

How well do you know your own pulse? Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a condition affecting the heart, making it beat out of rhythm. While it may not yet have a high profile across the world, it was estimated in 2010 that this condition affected 33.5million patients worldwide and is on the rise. In fact, a third of strokes occur because of underlying AF. Research at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) is set to change this. read more

Proudly Supporting World-Class Research for South Australians

The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is thrilled to be supporting the world-class Clinical Trials Centre at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH)! In October 2017, THRF proudly opened its own philanthropic hub at the RAH. Kickstarting our commitment to supporting translational medical research and patient care at the RAH, we have provided $1.6million in funding to allow for the construction and opening of the RAH’s own Clinical Trials Centre. read more