RESEARCH GRANTS

Over 24 years, Spinnaker has funded more than 240 medical research projects, travel grants and PhD scholarships, totalling over$4.5 million.

HOW DOES RESEARCH HELP?

At Spinnaker, we know better research means better health and we strive for earlier diagnosis, better treatment and the highest standard of care for the patients we serve.

 

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“As men grow older, testosterone levels decline, and they are at increasing risk of being overweight, and developing type 2 diabetes and heart disease”. Prof Yeap’s recent study has revealed ... See more

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5 Facts about Spinnaker HRF! We hope you enjoy learning a little more about us ❣️ ... See more

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Western Australian men continue to experience poorer health outcomes than women across almost every indicator of physical and mental health and wellbeing. They are over represented in early death ... See more

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Spinnaker News Aug-Sep 2020

For those that missed it, our August - September News is live on our website. Click the link below to read updates on all things Spinnaker ... See more

Spinnaker News Aug-Sep 2020 Post by: Spinnaker Foundation Post on: August 31, 2020 Please wait for the pdf to load. Progress to the next page by clicking the grey arrows. Spinnaker News Aug-Sep 2020 ... See more

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A study aimed at reducing long term disease risks in children who are overweight or obese has produced some incredibly important findings. A/Prof Timothy Fairchild's study has revealed a 40% ... See more

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Stories from a Transplant Team: Heart and Lung Research Institute

On 25 July, Spinnaker HRF hosted a special public lecture in acknowledgement of DonateLife week. In addition to encouraging the community to join the organ donation register, the sold-out event shone ... See more

On 25 July, Spinnaker HRF hosted a special public lecture in acknowledgement of DonateLife week. In addition to encouraging the community to join the organ donation register, the sold-out event shone ... See more

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Brett's Story - Spinnaker

For those of you that were unable to attend our recent event Stories from a transplant team: Heart & Lung Research Inst WA, you can read Brett Driessen's story in the link below. Brett received the ... See more

Brett Driessen’s life took a life-threatening turn when an unknown virus invaded, and ultimately, destroyed his heart.

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Spinnaker Supporting HLRI

Spinnaker is proud to support the Heart and Lung Research Institute of WA Inc who are working hard to improve organ donation. This year, we supported HLRI's Dr Herbert Ludewick who’s project aims ... See more

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