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 and treatment of breast cancer.
Funds vital medical research into the detection and treatment of prostate cancer, as well as preventing the metastatic spread of the disease.
We are passionate and determined to improve heart health and beat heart disease through advances in knowledge and research.
Our aim is to reduce and ultimately eliminate the high incidence of chronic kidney disease and diabetes in Australia and around the world.
Supports health and wellbeing research for veterans, emergency service personnel and their families.
Driving collaboration, innovation and research to develop best-practice arts, design and health programs.
Supporting world-class stroke research to improve prevention, diagnosis and acute treatment to cure stroke.
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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.
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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.
Port Road, Adelaide SA, 5000
The Hospital Research Foundation is proud to announce its inaugural Translational Grant Round at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) is now open for applications.
Chelsea Holloway had been living the majority of her life in and out of hospital suffering severe stomach pain, diagnosed with pancreatitis when she was just 10-years-old. read more
Your dedicated researchers are leading the way in groundbreaking new treatments for type 1 diabetes through the development of a 3D printer that can print insulin producing islet cells to treat this debilitating condition. read more
The Hospital Research Foundation is thrilled to donate $195,520 to the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) Palliative Care Unit ensuring the team can provide the utmost care to patients and their families when they need it most. read more
Margaret Harrigan was the first person in South Australia to receive an islet transplant as a treatment for her type 1 diabetes. Now seven years on from her life-changing procedure, Margaret is living diabetes free, a blessing both herself and her loving husband Kerry could never have imagined. read more