CERN x RCD Seed Grant Launches New $3M Ependymoma Research Project

August 25, 2022

This first appeared on CERN. Discoveries from the 2020 CERN Robert Connor Dawes Pediatric Fellowship, supported by the National Brain Tumor Society, to Dr. Chan Chung in Dr. Sriram Venneti’s...

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New clinical trial now open for children with deadly brain cancers.

August 24, 2022

This was first posted on ANZCHOG An international clinical trial testing the latest promising drugs for children diagnosed with a deadly brain cancer is now open in Australia and will open soon in...

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RCD Wrap Up: EpCam

July 27, 2022

In June, the Cancer Research UK Children's Brain Tumour Centre of Excellence (CRUK-CBTCE) hosted an international ependymoma meeting in Cambridge, sponsored exclusively by the RCD Foundation, and...

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Kicking Goals for Brain Cancer 2022

July 25, 2022

What a weekend! Our Kicking Goals for Brain Cancer Round was a huge success! A big-hearted thanks to everyone who supported the round. We had lots of teams purchase our awesome...

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RCD Wrap Up: International Symposium on Paediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO)

July 14, 2022

The Robert Connor Dawes (RCD) Foundation proudly sponsored the 20th International Symposium on Paediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO) in Hamburg, Germany this June. The conference attracted more than 400...

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Outcomes of Travel Grants

June 2, 2022

Outcomes of Travel Grants for Fiscal year ending 2022  We warmly congratulate the following grant recipients for the 20th International Symposium on Paediatric Neuro- Oncology (ISPNO) in Hamburg,...

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2022 Aeternum Fortis Brainy Breakfast

May 26, 2022

We were fortunate enough to have an amazing group of big-hearts and brilliant brains in the same room for our Annual Aeternum Fortis Brainy Breakfast, at the Waterfront, Port Melbourne. It was a...

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Connor's Run 2022: Registrations Now Open!

May 5, 2022

Connor's Run is back for its 10th year in 2022! After a two year hiatus, our one day Melbourne event is Sunday 11 September along with Connor's Run Your Way Any Day, all of September. Connor's Run...

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Shane Warne: Larger than life character, with a big heart

March 24, 2022

A larger than life character, Shane Warne will always be known to us as a great guy with a big heart who loved his kids. Warne passed away suddenly at just 52 years old of a heart attack in Ko...

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Brawn for the brain: Over $93,000 USD raised for Connor's Erg Challenge

March 2, 2022

Thank you to all of the individuals, schools, gyms and teams who used their brawn for brains! Our seventh Connor's Erg raised over $93,000 USD ($128,000+ AUD!) for paediatric brain cancer matters, our...

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