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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2 months ago
Join the global fight against COVID-19

There is still no treatment, no cure and no vaccine. DONATE TODAY to support world-leading research that will help us better understand the virus, manage the threat and treat the sick. We know we ... See more

2 months ago

The Spinnaker team and Board of Directors enjoyed a fascinating visit to Australian National Phenome Centre recently, lead by researchers Prof Jeremy Nicholson and Prof Elaine Holmes. We are so lucky ... See more

3 months ago

Today, on International Nurses Day, we celebrate, acknowledge and thank nurses all over the world for their remarkable service. During these difficult times, the contribution that our nurses have ... See more

3 months ago

#FRONTLINEFAIRYLIGHTS
Spinnaker, along with Harry Perkins Institute, Charlie's Foundation for Research, Asthma WA, Teach Learn Grow, Foodbank WA and Uniting Care West encourage our community to show ... See more

3 months ago
South Metropolitan Health Service

We say THANK YOU to our frontline workers: our nurses and doctors, retail assistants and pharmacists, teachers and emergency workers...and everyone in between. Our frontline workers have remained ... See more

Because you’ve stayed home and kept your distance, we are #flatteningthecurve of COVID-19 in WA. This has given us time to prepare our hospitals, so we wanted to say thanks!

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3 months ago
Time, teamwork put WA on front foot in viral fight

It was great to see our CEO, Dana Henderson, in this recent Business News article, but more importantly, it was great to see further awareness-raising about the important work coming from WA's ... See more

Hard-border closures and a partial lockdown in WA are providing medical researchers with the opportunity to explore potentially life-saving COVID-19 treatments.

3 months ago
A Call to Action - Australian Philanthropy’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis - Spinnaker

Spinnaker is proud to be an official signatory on Australian Philanthropy’s Pledge: a list of principles for grantmakers and supporters of the not-for-profit sector to provide guidance in ... See more

A Call to Action – Australian Philanthropy’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis Post by: Spinnaker Foundation Post on: April 30, 2020

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Purchase an Entertainment Membership today to ❤️ Support your local community and save! Save on your favourite take-away and online shopping.
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COVID-19: what does it mean for Fiona Stanley Hospital's Emergency Department?
We hear from ED Director Dr Vanessa Clayden, ED Nurse Unit Manager Ms Aleca Våelzeboer and ED Consultant A/Prof Glenn ... See more

4 months ago

Spinnaker is delighted to have the opportunity to share some good news with the people that need it most:
Our incredible healthcare staff.

Wendy, Outpatient Clerk at Fiona Stanley Hospital ... See more

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