Channel 9 news: Adelaide doctors lead world-first trial in preventing heart attacks and chest pain (6 July 2017). A story about the inaugural winners of The Hospital Research Foundation's new "The Basil Hetzel Translational Grant", Prof John Beltrame, A/Prof Chris Zeitz and Swedish collaborator Prof Bertil Lindahl. Read more in the July edition of the BHI Winning News.
The Advertiser: Heart attacks don't just happen to old, unfit men. Women also need to be aware of the dangers (8 July 2017). Includes studies by BHI based research groups led by Prof John Beltrame and Prof John Horowitz.
Ask your Doctor (ABC): TQEH gastroenterologist and BHI PhD student Dr Sam Costello features in Series 1 Episode 9 Gut (11 July 2017) talking about faecal microbiome transplants (9-14mins of episode). Sam and his colleagues will start preparing for FMTs using an anaerobic chamber at the BHI (donated by The Hospital Research Foundation).
The July edition contains summaries of all the recently announced grants and fellowships from The Hospital Research Foundation that will support research at the BHI, TQEH.
The photo was taken at last week's BHI Longest Table Lunch, an annual event that is part of The Longest Table, a fundraising initiative of The Hospital Research Foundation.
Congratulations to Dr Dijana Miljkovic for being awarded a Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence from the University of Adelaide. Dijana completed her PhD thesis entitled “The role of immune cells in chronic rhinosinusitus” under the supervision of Professor PJ Wormald, Associate Professor Alkis Psaltis and Associate Professor Sarah Vreugde in the ENT Surgery research group at the Basil Hetzel Institute, TQEH. An article about Dijana's research was published on The Hospital Research Foundation website in 2016.