Profiling Ependymoma - Georgia Brown

September 24, 2020

Saturday 26 September is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on ependymoma.  Georgia Brown is a beautiful, active five-year-old girl. She loves playing with her sisters,...

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Profiling Ependymoma - Olivia Phelan

September 22, 2020

Saturday 26 September is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on ependymoma. Olivia Phelan was 15-years-old when she was diagnosed with an ependymoma in January 2017. The...

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Innovative new clinical trial to give hope to Australian kids with deadly brain cancer

September 17, 2020

INNOVATIVE NEW CLINICAL TRIAL TO GIVE HOPE TO AUSTRALIAN KIDS WITH DEADLY BRAIN CANCER The Robert Connor Dawes (RCD) Foundation is committing $250,000 to co-fund the NICHE-HGG trial, that will give...

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Connor's Run Weekly Highlights Video

September 14, 2020

We have absolutely loved seeing each and every one of you share your Connor’s Run with us, thank you. For the next few weeks we’re going to share a highlight video of the week that was. So make...

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Smashing our FUNdraising goals

September 8, 2020

You did it (again!) Another FUNdraising goal reached, and we cannot thank you enough. These extra funds raised have allowed us to announce a number of new initiatives: The Gideon Gratzer and Grace...

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Atlas Masterclass x Connor's Run

September 2, 2020

To celebrate Connor's Run we've teamed up with Atlas Masterclass for an exciting (and delicious) event- The Taste of Italy Dinner Box. Our incredible ambassador Charlie Carrington is generously...

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 1, 2020

Today marks the beginning of our eighth Connor’s Run, it’s also Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Thanks to your incredible support of events such as Connor’s Run, we can fund vital research...

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This is our message to you...

April 6, 2020

You have been in our thoughts and hearts as together we have careened down this unchartered road that COVID-19 has taken us. Many times during the last few weeks I have been reminded of the 18 months...

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Alfie Chivers CRISPR Project

January 17, 2020

Hudson Institute of Medical Research is set to receive $226,000 over two years to fund its CRISPR research project, known as the Alfie Project. The project is named in honour of Sara Chivers and...

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CERN & Robert Connor Dawes Pediatric Fellowship

November 25, 2019

We are pleased to announce the most recent recipient of the Robert Connor Dawes CERN Pediatric Fellowship Congratulations to Chan Chung from the University of Michigan (sponsored by Dr. Sriram...

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