At Spinnaker, we know better research means better health.
We strive for earlier diagnosis, better treatment and the highest standard of care for the patients we serve.
You can help us in our fight against disease.
Over 23 years, Spinnaker has funded more than 230 medical research projects, travel grants and PhD scholarships, totalling nearly $4 million.
When you support research you make an investment in your future wellbeing and that of those you love the most.
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 sign ups and chatting all things health research! Find us near the Kiosk ☕️ ... See more
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 improved viability of hearts for transplant. Warren is committed to ensuring more patients receive lifesaving transplants and that those hearts are in the very best possible condition when received. You can read more about Warren's work here https://www.spinnakerhealth.org.au/support/our-impact/warrens-story/ ... See more
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 Study, which involved over 3,000 participants from the Freo community. Keynote Speaker: Prof Timothy Davis, alongside study participants and medical practitioners. RSVP: email@example.com ... See more
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 concourse pop up at Fiona Stanley today or head to www.spinnakerhealth.org.au/support/smhs-staff-programs/ ... See more
Spinnaker is ‘popping up’ all week at Fiona Stanley Hospital. Come say hi!
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 they could all get the gift they so long for? In honour of DonateLife week, we share some words from Spinnaker friend and heart transplant recipient, Geoff Fisher. A year on, Geoff is full of gratitude for his second chance at life thanks to organ donation and medical research. Donate now to support organ transplant research at www.spinnakerhealth.org.au/support/donate ... See more
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 signed up because medical research is really important.” The SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker gives staff at our hospitals the opportunity to support their colleagues and patients through research, with all proceeds going directly to fund our research projects. Read more about Spinnaker by clicking the link below. https://www.spinnakerhealth.org.au/ ... See more
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 (Pool A) and Seed Grants (Pool B). Good luck - we can't wait to read about your projects! https://www.spinnakerhealth.org.au/education-research/ ... See more