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DRIVING DISCOVERY & DELIVERING HOPE AT THE PERKINS

Since 1998, the Perkins has grown to become one of the nation’s leading medical research centres, where a close knit team of more than 250 work together to focus on diseases that most affect your families.

With three research facilities, co-located with major teaching hospitals, the Perkins has created a culture of innovation and collaboration to deliver better patient outcomes faster.

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NEWS & EVENTS

The power of volunteering

Suzanne Hall’s voice quavers and becomes tear-filled as she talks of the care she’s received from doctors, nurses, friends and family since being diagnosed with cancer last year. The thought…

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National Breast Cancer Foundation awards $12.4M worth of research grants for projects with potential to revolutionise screening and treatment

The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) awarded 20 game-changing research projects worth nearly $12.4M, thanks to the generosity of the Australian public, to support its goal of Zero Deaths from…

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Harnessing the power of our brains

Our brains are the most powerful and efficient computing system there is. We are constantly processing huge amounts of information, while using a relatively minimal amount of energy. It’s this…

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