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Recognition for Excellence in Health

Monday, 18th Mar 19

Congratulations to the Director of Orthopaedics Professor Peter Choong, who received the 2019 National Health and Medical Research Council.

Australian First 'Magic Mushroom' Medica...

Monday, 18th Mar 19

“Magic Mushrooms” will be prescribed to those in palliative care under an Australian first medical trial at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne.

Scholarship Program to Train Sister Doct...

Tuesday, 19th Mar 19

St Vincent's is part of a scholarship that provides training, mentorship and research opportunities for healthcare providers in India.

Federal Government commits $30 million t...

Monday, 25th Mar 19

We are delighted to announce a $30 million funding commitment from the Federal Government towards ACMD at Melbourne’s St Vincent’s Hospital. The federal funding, along with the $60 million that has been promised by the state government, will allow the $180 million project to go ahead. Private philanthropy and commercial partners are expected to complete the required funding for this remarkable project.

Heart disease is the leading cause of de...

Tuesday, 7th May 19

Did you know each year around 57,000 Australians suffer a heart attack? This equates to one heart attack every 10 minutes. If you’re over 45, it’s really important to get a heart-health check with your doctor.

St Vincent’s Hospital is one of the to...

Tuesday, 7th May 19

St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne has been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals in the world by news outlet, Newsweek. St Vincent’s further cemented its position as a world-class hospital and healthcare provider by being rated number four on the list of the best hospitals in Australia.

Jewellery sale commemorates a very speci...

Friday, 17th May 19

The foyer of St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne had an extra sparkle recently as they played host to the annual jewellery fundraiser sale.

A lifetime of commitment caring for Aust...

Friday, 31st May 19

International leader in cardiac surgery and research, St Vincent’s Head of Cardiology, Associate Professor Andrew MacIsaac has dedicated his life to caring for Australian’s hearts. “I saw critically ill patients with heart disease and I was helpless to save them, which motivated me to want to make a difference,” Prof MacIsaac said.

Winter Newsletter - Out Now! ...

Saturday, 1st Jun 19

Get your copy of our ‘hot off the press’ Winter Newsletter, filled with all the latest St Vincent’s news, stories and events.

Meet our Run Melbourne Ambassador

Friday, 7th Jun 19

Sophie Ryan is a keen and competitive international runner and our 'Ambassador' for this year's Run Melbourne event.

Charity ball raises important funds for ...

Friday, 7th Jun 19

The Italian Sports Club of Werribee held a Charity Gala Ball on Saturday 1st June to raise funds for St Vincent's Private Hospital Werribee.

Sisterhood Fundraising Luncheon raises o...

Thursday, 13th Jun 19

On Friday 31st May, the ninth annual Sisterhood Fundraising Luncheon saw more than 500 women join forces to raise over $80,000 to support St Vincent’s Mental Health Department.

Staff and Visitors Enjoy the Inaugural F...

Monday, 24th Jun 19

Foundation Week was held at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne from 17th to 21st June.

Why register for Run Melbourne?

Thursday, 27th Jun 19

St Vincent’s Run Melbourne Team’s staff ambassador, Kathryn Mckinley, shares why she is entering Run Melbourne.

A very special reason to support Dry Jul...

Friday, 28th Jun 19

Rebecca McConkey is a breast cancer survivor. She has committed to Dry July 2019

July Donor Thank you Lunch

Wednesday, 31st Jul 19

We were delighted with the impressive turnout for our Donor Thank you Lunch held on 25th July.

Perfect conditions for Run Melbourne 201...

Wednesday, 31st Jul 19

The St Vincent's team impressed at Run Melbourne

13 Cabs Competition Winners

Thursday, 8th Aug 19

Congratulations to the winners of our 13cabs competition.

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea is Australia’...

Monday, 12th Aug 19

A staggering 39.8% of Australians suffer from inadequate sleep. Are you one of them?

International Left Hander’s Day

Monday, 12th Aug 19

Discover 10 interesting facts about left handed people.

aSMILE approach to online mental health ...

Monday, 19th Aug 19

The aSMILE website offers a consumer-driven approach to online mental health information.

Tips for a Healthy Spring

Saturday, 31st Aug 19

As the weather warms up, now is the perfect time to ‘spring clean’ your life with these fun tips.

What a difference man’s best friend ca...

Wednesday, 4th Sep 19

September is Therapy Dog Awareness Month. Did you know that St Vincent’s has a volunteer pet therapy program?

What condition is the leading cause of d...

Sunday, 15th Sep 19

The answer may surprise you....

Tips to help minimise hay fever symptoms

Monday, 7th Oct 19

Do you dread Spring because you suffer from hay fever? Some tips to help minimise your symptoms...