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Latest News from the Foundation

The latest news articles from around our the Foundation and the St Vincent's hospital network can be found below. Click the buttons to read our current newsletter or access our past newsletter library.

Social distancing inspires team to go dry for July

Members of St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne's Emergency Department went dry in July.

Life-changing surgery for some special children

St Vincent’s Private Hospital East Melbourne has donated life-changing surgeries for children from...

Going virtual to Run Melbourne

The cancellation of the Run Melbourne didn’t stop Prague House Health Care Worker, Ciera Dunne fro...

Celebrating the life of a loved one

Discover why the Sawaya family chose to ask for donations in lieu of flowers to celebrate the life o...

Hitting rock bottom... and deciding to RUN with it

JUST a few weeks from graduating from university after five years of studying Law and Commerce, Zara...

Cancer can strike in the most unexpected ways

For Germaine Symons a swim at the beach resulted in a devastating discovery.

The implant giving hope to Aussies with epilepsy

Professor Mark Cook and his team, have devised an implant at the ACMD that could be life-changing.

A brave battle

Souhail’s cancer journey began with virtually no warning signs. He was fulfilling his life-long dr...

ACMD world-first research in the media

Natalie Booth has been seizure-free for two years thanks to innovative treatment being developed by ...

The power of a united effort

Staff from St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne 6th Floor created a team for Dry July 2020 and together...

See St Vincent’s Mission in Action

The Foundation hosted the Wrapped in Kindness Campaign in collaboration with Caulfield Grammar Schoo...

From asylum seeker to Aussie doctor

Rwandan doctor, Marc Dusengimana, and his family sought asylum in Australia. Discover his inspiring ...

Nurturing future leaders

Nurse Claire Hartmann secured a three-month internship with ACMD to focus on tissue engineering.

The Font - Special edition

We hope your enjoy the special year in review edition of The Font.

ACMD Board Chair Australia Day Award

Ms Brenda Shanahan has been recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours List.

Keeping nurses connected

President of St Vincent’s Nurses Alumni (SVNA), Clare Dyer, shares her experiences.


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