The $120,000 Robert Connor Dawes CERN Fellow announced

December 1, 2017

We're thrilled to announce the recipient of our $120,000 CERN Fellowship - Dr. Claire King, Research Associate at the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Cambridge Institute. Our Executive Director Liz Dawes...

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New US Research Fellowship sees RCD Foundation ‘Arrive’ on Global Scene

May 27, 2017

Just short of four years after we've announced a major US research collaboration that represents another  breakthrough moment for our foundation in the brain cancer research field....

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CERN Butterfly Release 2016

May 5, 2016

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Wisconsin sweep the inaugural Ergo Challenge!

November 28, 2015

It is said that if everything seems under control, you aren’t rowing hard enough. That much was evident in the inaugural “Connor’s Ergo Challenge”. From opposite sides of the USA, two proud...

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It's our 2 Year Anniversary… let’s celebrate with a new name!

July 31, 2015

Two years ago today (31 July, 2013) the Robert Connor Dawes Fund was officially established in Australia by the ‘Charities and Not for Profit Commission’. I had no idea then what that would mean...

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Roadtrip USA: Visiting top researchers

February 26, 2015

This was far from your average road trip. Liz and Celia,  were joined by  Debbie Clark, Connor's aunt &   RCD  Fund USA's research liaison and  Director of the Brain Cancer Discovery...

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Key Donation in Memory of Campbell Hoyt

November 20, 2014

The Robert Connor Dawes Fund is pleased to announce that it will be supporting paediatric ependymoma research at the Weill Cornell Medical Centre in New York. This donation will be made in memory of...

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KEY NY CLINICAL TRIALS

October 28, 2014

RCD US has announced that it will be assisting with key ependymoma research coming out of New York. The Weill Cornell Medical Centre is currently working on ‘personalised clinical trials’ for each...

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Connor's Run casting a global shadow

September 18, 2014

Friends of the RCD Fund have rolled up their sleeves, pulled up their socks and rallied friends around 12 different shadow events this year. It started as a crazy idea in 2013 to take Connor's Run...

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RCD Fund USA

February 4, 2014

It’s official! We have broadened our reach and are now an incorporated charitable entity in the USA. This was an easy decision to make. Not only does the world’s leading brain cancer research...

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