Queensland University of Technology (QUT) - Connects Survey

June 27, 2024

Are you the parent or guardian of someone who has had a brain or central nervous system tumour before their 18th birthday? Have a say in how services are developed and delivered by...

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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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10 Years of Impact Film

June 7, 2023

The Robert Connor Dawes (RCD) Foundation are celebrating 10 years of impact our Foundation has made in the areas of research, care and development. Your awesome supports means we are able to fund...

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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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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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Spotlight on Brain Matters

August 25, 2017

The Australian Federal Government announces new focus on paediatric brain cancer. We are so excited! Yesterday was one of the biggest milestones in our charity’s history. Not only did the...

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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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Brain Power at the Student Leadership Conference

February 18, 2015

In an exciting start to our 2015 campaign, Liz took an opportunity to speak at the Student Leadership Conference held at Bond University, QLD. Over 150 girls from member schools of the Alliance of...

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Educational Development

August 25, 2013

The numbers are scary. For those who come through brain tumour treatment, 90% are left with lifelong physical or mental impairments. With this and Connor's love of things like latin, chess, puzzles,...

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