St Catherine's Laboure Catholic Primary School Gymea hosts colour run for former pupil Georgia Brown to raise money for Robert Connor Dawes Foundation

October 30, 2023

Originally featured on: The rain stopped just in time for a colourful cause on Friday, October 27, when children...

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Music Therapy Resource Grant Spotlight: Beth

October 25, 2023

16-year-old Beth was diagnosed with a pilocytic astrocytoma brain tumour and was loaned a steel tong drum to help her cope while going through treatment in hospital. It really helped her, but after...

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Request for Applications CERN and Robert Connor Dawes Scientific Fellowship awarded by the National Brain Tumor Society

September 25, 2023

Download a copy BACKGROUND Immunotherapy is starting to revolutionize cancer treatment. Success with leukemia has provided hope for other cancer types. Translating this approach into brain cancer...

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EpCam 2023 Meeting Overview

August 14, 2023

The second Ependymoma Science Meeting, EPCam was held in June 2023, in Cambridge, UK. We were proud to support this event along with Texas Children’s Hospital and Cancer Research UK. Overall 23...

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Kicking Goals for Brain Cancer

August 10, 2023

A big-hearted thank you to all of the teams that came together for our Kicking Goals for Brain Cancer campaign! Our popular ISC Footy Socks were a hit with the teams, and looked incredible on the...

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RCD Foundation x Metalbird - Go Grey May

May 24, 2023

Our charity partner @metalbird have created a beautiful tribute to kids with brain cancer this Go Grey in May. The RCD Brainy Plant Trellis will not only help your plants grow, but help grow hope,...

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Ependymoma Science Meeting ‘EpCam 2023’

May 18, 2023

The Robert Connor Dawes Foundation is proud to sponsor the Ependymoma Science Meeting 'EpCam' and works closely with Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Children’s Brain Tumour Centre of Excellence, who are...

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Ode to Connor: 10 Years On

April 20, 2023

20 April, 2023 Today marks 10 years since Connor physically left us. 10 years-sigh. It feels like 10 minutes and 1000 years and everything in between. In many ways part of me died along with Connor...

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Curing childhood cancer: all roads lead to Melbourne

April 5, 2023

  The original news article can be found on Hudson's website HERE A single laboratory in south-east Melbourne is now the global hub for medical researchers looking to cure childhood...

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Inaugural Connor's Golf Classic

March 23, 2023

What an un-fore-gettable day! Thank you to all of our golfers, volunteers, and sponsors for making our inaugural Connor’s Golf Classic a truly spectacular event. We are still tallying the funds,...

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