In Australia each year, about 1,600 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer and 1,000 die from this disease. Research at the Royal Adelaide Hospital is focussed on early detection and more effective treatments to improve survival. Read more
The Rheumatology Unit is taking a “bench to bedside” approach to research with an emphasis on treating chronic auto-immune diseases such as crippling Rheumatoid Arthritis - and gaining an international reputation. Read more
Pioneering studies into the relevance of stomach and intestine functions to diabetes, appetite regulation, ageing and critical illness by Professor Horowitz has led to fundamental changes in strategies for patient management. Read more
E-cigarettes, or vaping, is one of the fastest growing pastimes in Australia and has the potential to be one of the deadliest.
We must protect the future health of our state, and especially the health of young people.