Supporting people in hospitals across South Australia through vital health and medical research and improved patient care.
Meet our passionate and dedicated team.
Meet our Board and Governance team.
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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We are so grateful to those who donate their time and skills to support life-changing medical research. Find out more…
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At The Hospital Research Foundation we are passionate about supporting world-class medical research to find cures and and improve care for families here in Australia and around the world. Meet the team below…
Paul Flynn Chief Executive Officer
Fiona Smithson Director Strategy and Partnerships
Briony Marshall Chief Operating Officer
Anna Nolan Chief Financial Officer
Karen May Associate Director, Australian Centre for Post-Traumatic Stress
Denise Dewell Senior Manager - Business Analyst & Operations
Bianca DalCollo Senior Manager Marketing
Abbey Bell Senior Manager Communications
Tina Hodder Finance Manager
Rosemary Romeo Administration Manager
Giselle Stannard People and Culture Advisor
Kathryn Glastonbury Manager - Donor Engagement Group
Jerry Witkowski Donor Relationship Manager
Geoff Gower Donor Relationship Manager
Morgan Pearse Donor Relationship Manager
Sarina Gabrielli Donor Relationship Manager
Nardia Frank Donor Relationship Manager
Irene Jones Donor Relationship Manager
Sophia Saracino Marketing Specialist
Angela Yi Digital Marketing Specialist
Antonia Costa Communications Officer
Jody Stead Events Coordinator
Tamara Pietraszuk Events Coordinator
Kate Bacon Marketing & Logistics Coordinator
Lauren Myers Marketing & Events Assistant
Alexandra Brown Executive Assistant
Rebecca McGeever Receptionist/ Administration Assistant
Carmela Kyriakides Fulfilment Officer
Gaby Thiele Fulfilment Officer
Lauren Kingston Payroll & Accounts Receivable Officer
Doreen Whitehead Accounts Assistant
Fiona Borthwick Gallery Coordinator
Karin Foxwell Art Therapist
Mark Reidy Wellbeing Program Coordinator
Alba Assistance Dog