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$10,000 Project Grant in Cancer Research | Florey Medical Research Foundation

The Florey Medical Research Foundation is pleased to offer a $10,000 Project Grant in Cancer Research for PhD students This grant will benefit first and second year postgraduate students who are currently enrolled through a School in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Adelaide and are undertaking cancer research. Funds are to […]

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Florey Postgraduate Research Conference Poster Prize Winners

 The Florey Postgraduate Research Conference on 25 September was a huge success with well over 100 PhD and Research Masters students presenting posters of their research, including 10 students from Nagoya University in Japan and the University of Freiburg, Germany. All participating students are to be congratulated for the high standard of posters presented. A […]

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Annual Florey Lecture | Professor Fiona Wood | 24 September

The Faculty of Health Sciences and The Florey Medical Research Foundation invite you to attend the Annual Florey Lecture ‘Striving for excellence in healthcare’ Presented by Winthrop Professor Fiona Wood FRCS, FRACS, AM W/Professor Fiona Wood FRCS, FRACS, AM is Director of the WA Burns Service of Western Australia, Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Princess Margaret […]

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Congratulations Kathleen Pishas

Sponsored by the Florey Medical Research Foundation, Fellow, Kathleen Pishas is the 2014 South Australian Science Excellence Awards Winner in the category PhD Research Excellence – Health and Medical Sciences Congratulations Kathleen! Dr Pishas’ research aims to discover therapeutic approaches for the targeted treatment of sarcomas – a rare cancer of the solid bone and […]

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Save The Date | Translational Science Research Event

Did you see Professor Ian Frazer speak at the Annual Florey Lecture? Are you interested to learn how you can better incorporate Translational Science in to your research? The third strategic pillar’s Translational Science Task Force Team are hosting an event to help people in the faculty understand what Translational Science means for us as […]

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The Annual Florey Lecture

Annual Florey Lecture hosted by The Florey Medical Research Foundation and presented by Professor Ian Frazer AC, FRS, FAA ‘Controlling cancer through immunotherapy: lessons from papillomavirus associated cancers’ Professor Ian Frazer is CEO and Director of Research of The Translational Research Institute Pty Ltd in Brisbane, Australia.  Internationally renowned for the co-creation of the technology […]

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A life changing legacy

Sometimes two lives intersect with no obvious link but the repercussions are felt far and wide. Such is the tenuous connection between the late Veronika Sacco – a Hungarian immigrant and self-made woman – and a young South Australian researcher by the name of Jacqueline Noll, who is dedicating her life to helping cancer patients. […]

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From bench to bedside – Kathleen’s quest for sarcoma treatment

Dr Kathleen Pishas Dr Kathleen Pishas, a postdoctoral researcher with the Sarcoma Research Group in the Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine has a string of awards and achievements to her name, including the prestigious Ross Wishart Memorial Award. Having recently completed her PhD candidature, Kathleen’s primary research focus is to investigate personalised therapeutic approaches for […]

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Ross Wishart Memorial Award Winner – Dr Kathleen Pishas

Congratulations to Dr Kathleen Pishas who has won the Ross Wishart Memorial Award at the recent Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) Medical Research Week SA Scientific Meeting. The award is presented to the most outstanding presentation by a young investigator. Dr Pishas, a postdoctoral researcher with the Sarcoma Research Group in the Centre for […]

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Florey Medical Research Foundation Postgraduate Clinical Research into Mental Health Travel Grant 2013

To further postgraduate study in mental health research, a travel grant of up to $2500 is offered to eligible PhD students undertaking research in the field of mental health in the Faculty of Health Sciences. Applications by 7 June 2013. Learn more

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