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Burns in children can be a devastating injury, causing life-long scarring and loss of function in multiple ways. Unfortunately, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are hospitalised for serious burns and scalds at twice the rate of other children. Researchers within the Children’s Hospital Burns Research Institute (CHBRI) are hoping their research will help close the gap on serious burn...
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Two teams from the Children’s Cancer Research Unit at Kids Research Institute, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, were honoured at the 2015 Premier's Awards for Outstanding Cancer Research. A/Prof Dan Catchpoole was awarded the Big Data, Big Impact Award ($60,000), and Dr Geoff McCowage, Dr Belinda Kramer and Prof Ian Alexander were awarded the Excellence in Translational Cancer Research Awa...
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  • 10 August 2015
Two teams from the Children’s Cancer Research Unit at Kids Research Institute received awards at the 2015 Premier's Awards for Outstanding Cancer Research. Dan Catchpoole and colleagues from UTS and UWS were awarded the Big Data, Big Impact award ($60,000), and Geoff McCowage, Belinda Kramer and Ian Alexander were awarded the Excellence in Translational Cancer Research Award ($20,000) The d...
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Future Build
BUILDING OUR FUTURE
The largest Clinical Research Centre in NSW will be built at The Kids Research Institute (KRI), giving hope to families and supporting researchers in finding better treatments and cures for childhood diseases. Young patients will have access to new treatments. Minister for Health Jillian Skinner and Minister for Medical Research Prue Goward  visited  Kids Research Institute at The Ch...
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