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Lillies for Leukemia

The Lillies for Leukemia group have been a major supporter of the RAH Research Fund and we are so thankful for their ongoing support. read more

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Support Therapies to Lift Mental Health Patients

Thanks to a generous $10,000 donation to the RAH Research Fund, Sylvia Ebert, Manager/Clinical Service Coordinator of the RAH Mental Health team, now has the ability to improve patient care in this area by using various therapies to help patients suffering from mental illness. read more

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Fulfilling her Daughter’s Wishes

When diagnosed with ovarian cancer 12 days prior to her 30th birthday Kylie Anne Jaensch was determined to fight the disease head on. By her side every step of the way was her loving mother Anne Russell, who is now fulfilling the wishes Kylie left behind to help others suffering from cancer in the future. read more

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Pancreatic Cancer Research Given a Boost by the Vietnamese Community

We are constantly amazed by the generosity of our community and the local Vietnamese community is no exception. Recently holding a fundraising dinner for research into pancreatic cancer, the group raised an incredible amount of $42,302 for two research projects coordinated by Associate Professor Nam Nguyen, Gastroenterologist at the RAH. read more

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Could Tiny Genes Stop the Spread of Breast Cancer?

Imagine the impact for breast cancer sufferers if doctors and scientists knew how to stop the spread of this potentially deadly disease. Thanks to your support of the RAH Research Fund, researcher Dr Cameron Bracken is in the third year of his Florey Fellowship, enabling him to investigate why breast cancer is able to metastasise (spread) to other parts of the body. read more