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2 months ago

We are popping up at Fremantle Hospital today until 2pm and we’d love to see you! We will be taking SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker sign ups ($500 prize pool every fortnight), workplace giving ... See more

3 months ago

We love it when our superstars of research drop by for a visit. Dr Warren Pavey is a great ambassador for Spinnaker and we have been in the fortunate position of supporting his research in to the ... See more

3 months ago

Fremantle Diabetes Study - Community Forum
Thursday 29 August, 6:00pm, Fremantle Library.

Please join Spinnaker Health Research Foundation to hear the outcomes of the 25 year Fremantle Diabetes ... See more

3 months ago

Are you an employee of the South Metropolitan Health Service? 🏥 Join your colleagues in supporting medical research! Grab your staff lottery/workplace giving form from the week long Spinnaker ... See more

3 months ago
Timeline Photos

Spinnaker is ‘popping up’ all week at Fiona Stanley Hospital. Come say hi!

4 months ago

Put your hand to your heart. Feel it throb — thanklessly, diligently – for a whole minute. Imagine if every beat represented someone whose very life depended on a new heart? And just imagine if ... See more

4 months ago

Congratulations to our SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker bonus draw winner Sonya Dorizzi, who won herself $100 for signing up to our lottery last month.

“A friend told me about the Lotto and I ... See more

4 months ago
Why is research important?

REMINDER: 2020 Spinnaker grant applications are NOW OPEN. Download the Expression of Interest forms by clicking the link below. Research grants are available in 2 categories: Early Career Research ... See more

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