EOI now OPEN for 2023 CRF Grants

EOI now OPEN for 2023 CRF Grants

The Channel 7 Children’s Research Foundation (CRF) 2023 grants program for basic science, clinical studies and community-based studies is now OPEN. Submission for Expressions of Interest will be accepted from
Promising epilepsy treatment trials brings hope of seizure-free life for children | 7NEWS Adelaide Exclusive

Promising epilepsy treatment trials brings hope of seizure-free life for children | 7NEWS Adelaide Exclusive

New research from the University of South Australia could deliver a breakthrough for children suffering one of the most severe forms of genetic epilepsy, reducing the frequency of their seizures and improving their
Prescribing of psychiatric drugs to Australian kids on the rise

Prescribing of psychiatric drugs to Australian kids on the rise

Media Release: University of Adelaide… Australian doctors are prescribing more psychiatric drugs to children and adolescents, researchers from the University of Adelaide have found. This is despite the known risks
Does airway epithelial progenitor cell reprogramming by viral and bacterial infections cause childhood asthma?

Does airway epithelial progenitor cell reprogramming by viral and bacterial infections cause childhood asthma?

Chief Investigator: Dr Damon Tumes Funding Amount : $99,188 Recipient: University of South Australia Overview: Childhood asthma is a significant burden on children and their caregivers. Bacterial and viral respiratory infections have
Artificial intelligence for reducing radiation exposure and cancer risk in children

Artificial intelligence for reducing radiation exposure and cancer risk in children

Chief Investigator: Dr Minh-So To Funding Amount : $100,000 Recipient: Flinders University Overview: Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are commonly used for diagnostic imaging. CT is preferred for visualising
A new therapy to improve the life trajectories for the infants of emotionally dysregulated mothers

A new therapy to improve the life trajectories for the infants of emotionally dysregulated mothers

Chief Investigator: Associate Professor Anne Sved Williams Funding Amount : $99,978 Recipient: Women’s and Children’s Health Network Overview: A child’s first 1000-2000 days are clearly crucial to the underpinnings of their physical and