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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Australian Government co-funds AIM BRAIN Project

May 9, 2017

Tonight the Australian Government announced milestone funding for paediatric brain cancer, including the AIM BRAIN Project which is an initiative of the Robert Connor Dawes Foundation together with...

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Solving one puzzle to help another

May 31, 2016

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Next-gen tech for brain cancer treatment

April 24, 2016

We’re proud to announce that your awesome fundraising for Connor’s Run will be supporting the creation of a brain tumour molecular subtyping service – a first for Australia!   What is...

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Our latest commitments

November 28, 2015

After the tremendous success of Connor’s Run, we now have in excess of $300,000 earmarked for significant brain matters projects. We are very proud to be supporting and collaborating with some of...

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Hayley & Pippa's brain matters

September 8, 2015

In what has quickly become one of our proudest stories, Hayley White and Virginia Rea joined Liz to donate $20 000 to the Royal Children’s Hospital, in honour of Pippa Rea. This donation was...

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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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PHD Scholarship: Another brain on the job

February 26, 2015

It is with tremendous pride that we congratulate Richa Kohli on becoming the first recipient of the Robert Connor Dawes PhD Scholarship! Richa will be working with Prof. Terry Johns and the newly...

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Joining forces with the CCIA

January 7, 2015

This was original posted in a press release by the CCIA Children’s Cancer Institute and the Robert Connor Dawes Fund join forces for better brain tumour treatments Children’s Cancer Institute is...

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Queensland Reconnaissance: Expanding the Collaborative

November 24, 2014

Hope. It is just as important to us as Research, Care, and Development. Hope that we can recover, prevent, and cure. Hope seeded in the groundbreaking research being done in Australia and around the...

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