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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1 month ago

It's DonateLife Week. There are currently 1600 Australians on the organ donor waitlist. There are two things you can do to help:
1. Register to become an organ donor
2. Make a donation to heart and ... See more

2 months ago

At this special DonateLife Week event, you'll hear about how far research into heart and lung transplant has come since the first transplants performed in WA in 1995 and what HLRI are doing to make ... See more

2 months ago
The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia accepts invitation to become a Patron of Spinnaker Health Research Foundation

Spinnaker is delighted to share the announcement of The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia as Patron of Spinnaker Health Research Foundation.

“I am proud to be a Patron of ... See more

Spinnaker Health Research Foundation Patron Announcement Post by: Spinnaker Foundation Post on: July 2, 2020 The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia accepts invitation to become ... See more

2 months ago
Professor Elaine Holmes awarded Australia Research Council Australian Laureate Fellowship

Congratulations to Prof Elaine Holmes who has been awarded the prestigious Australian Laureate Fellowship from the Australian Research Council. Prof Holmes Fellowship aims to improve our ... See more

Head of Computational and Systems Medicine, Premier’s Research Fellow, Professor Elaine Holmes, Australian Laureate Fellow 2020 microbiomes ageing

2 months ago

A message of thanks to our donors from CEO, Dana Henderson.

2 months ago

Thank you to all of our wonderful donors. There is still time to make your gift by visiting https://www.spinnakerappeal.org.au/

2 months ago
Donate now and support the global fight against COVID-19!

2020 has revealed some important truths for us all, particularly how dependent our economy and society is on the not-for-profit sector. While the government has responded remarkably in the face of ... See more

WA is fortunate enough to not be overwhelmed and it is also home to some of the world’s leading medical researchers. We are being called upon by our global colleagues to assist in this fight.

3 months ago

Men’s Health Week: Exciting results of a multi-centre, Australia wide study has revealed that the combination of testosterone treatment with a healthy lifestyle program can significantly reduce the ... See more

3 months ago
WA’s Healthcare Heroes: Full list of winners

Admittedly we are a little late to share this one but certainly didn't want to miss the opportunity to congratulate and thank the dedicated nurses that serve our State! ... See more

West Australians have responded resoundingly to a $250,000 campaign to thank the State’s nurses with a luxury staycation at Crown Perth. Read the full list of winners here.

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