About Us

Welcome to Spinnaker

About Us

Welcome to Spinnaker

Since 1996 Spinnaker Health Research Foundation (formerly Fremantle Hospital Medical Research Foundation) has funded medical break-throughs and critical research at Fiona Stanley Hospital and Fremantle Hospital. We make our commitment to the community of south metropolitan Perth to better understand the health and well-being issues that affect them and to fund translational and applied research that also demonstrates local, national and global leadership.

At Spinnaker we know that better research means better health and we strive for

Earlier diagnosis

Better treatment

And the highest standard of care for the patients we serve

We have a long history of funding word-class medical discoveries in areas including:

  • Maternal and infant health
  • Childhood disease and injury
  • Endocrine disorders including diabetes
  • Cancer and cancer treatments
  • Inflammatory and rare disease
  • Mental health
  • Heart disease
  • Heart and lung transplant
  • Rehabilitation and rehabilitation for improved recovery

We can only do this with the help of our supporters.