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Former Special Care Nursery Patient Gives Back

  Six-year-old Kyron spent three weeks in Cabrini’s Special Care Nursery (SCN) after he was born. Parents Dan and Priyanka Willis had their baby boy at Cabrini on 25 January 2015, five weeks before...

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Cabrini Researcher receives Honourable Mention in the 2020 Monash Partners Comprehensive Cancer Consortium Award for Outstanding Cancer Research

  Cabrini Senior Research Fellow Dr Rebekah Engel has received an Honourable Mention in the 2020 Monash Partners Comprehensive Cancer Consortium Award for Outstanding Cancer Research. The award recognises the achievements of innovative and...

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Breast Cancer Research at Cabrini

  At Cabrini we are involved in state of the art breast cancer research, with the aim of improving treatment outcomes in patients. Dr Tali Lang is part of a multi-disciplinary team of researchers...

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Caroline’s Promise Painting donation – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

  At Cabrini we are grateful to our community for the supporting us in many different ways. This October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Caroline Egan chose to donate her personal piece of artwork...

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World Gratitude Day – Showing your Gratitude for Cabrini

  Monday September 21 is World Gratitude Day, a time where we remind ourselves and share with others what we are grateful for. At Cabrini Foundation we work with people every day who are...

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Cabrini launches Volunteer Support Project for Vulnerable Patients thanks to Perpetual Trustees

  When patients who suffer from various forms of dementia, delirium or cognitive decline are admitted to hospital it can be an anxious and overwhelming experience. They can experience fear and confusion, particularly if...

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Spotlight on Cabrini Prostate Cancer Research

  September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. At Cabrini we have a team of researchers dedicated to finding the best treatment strategies for prostate cancer patients. Dr Anis Hamid is a Medical Oncologist based...

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Where there’s a Will there’s a way – Belinda’s lifesaving final gift

Include A Charity Week  7-13 September 2020     Read stories about how our kind bequestors decided to include a gift to Cabrini in their Will.   It is not often that we consider...

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Prostate Awareness Month

  September is Prostate Awareness Month – a time for us to raise awareness of the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in men. At Cabrini we offer specialised care in the field of...

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Cabrini Expands Creative Therapies thanks to Generous Bequestor

  As part of Cabrini’s holistic approach to healthcare, we offer a range of complimentary therapies at our various sites. A favourite of our Palliative and Supportive Care patients is the Cabrini Music Therapy...

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Cabrini Emergency Waiting Room Interactive Display Project

  At Cabrini we are working on a number of upgrades across our sites to ensure we are continuing to deliver the best of care, with the best equipment, in the best facilities. Thanks...

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Cabrini Pet Therapy Goes Virtual

  With so much change happening in the way we interact in the current climate, many conversations have moved from in person to online. Someone who has also begun working online from home is...

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New Equipment to Improve Patient Experience in ICU

  Cabrini is dedicated to providing the highest level of holistic care possible within all areas of the hospital. Wards are regularly assessed for a range of satisfaction indicators including patient outcome, doctor and...

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News Story

Law Week 18-24 May

  Law Week runs from 18-24 May 2020. It is the perfect time to review your Will and Estate plans, get access to free information and seminars, and even consider including Cabrini in your Will....

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Vale Margaret Grenda

A dear friend of the Cabrini Foundation, Margaret Grenda passed away at Cabrini Malvern on 30th January. Margaret, together with her husband Ken, have been supporting the Foundation for many years.  Their contributions have...

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News Story

2019 Cabrini Christmas Legacy Luncheon

Spectacular beach views set the scene for the 2019 Cabrini Christmas Legacy Luncheon, where our generous donors gathered to celebrate the year’s achievements, farewell Dr Michael Walsh and welcome our new Chief Executive Sue...

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Cabrini Appreciation Concert

Internationally renowned pianist Alan Kogosowski will play an exclusive concert in March to raise funds for Cabrini oncology services. Born in Melbourne and touring from the age of thirteen, Alan has played across Europe,...

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Come and Ride for Research!

Let’s Beat Bowel Cancer is seeking keen cyclists to join the Let’s Beat Bowel Cancer Ride for Research team as part of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race People’s Ride in Geelong on...

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Tickled Pink: Cabrini Breast Cancer Care Luncheon a Great Success

The 2019 Cabrini Breast Cancer Care Luncheon was held last Friday, 11 October, at the stunning Carousel overlooking Albert Park Lake. The event was a vibrant occasion, raising important funds for Cabrini Breast Cancer...

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Melbourne Marathon supporting Asylum Seeker Health

Cabrini Outreach is recruiting a team for the 2019 Melbourne Marathon Festival this October to raise funds for Cabrini Outreach Asylum Seeker health services, with a target of reaching $10,000. Registrations are currently open...

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Fabulous food for our aged care residents

On the 8th April, staff members Ashiya Rafiq and Kishore Pawar from Cabrini’s Residential Aged Care in Ashwood were lucky to attend a two-day masterclass  hosted by acclaimed chef Maggie Beer.  The masterclass is...

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Auric Innovation Grant

Thanks to Mr & Mrs Brian and Lee Johnstone Cabrini staff have an incredible opportunity to be innovative. Through the ‘Auric Innovation Grant’, the Cabrini Foundation and the Cabrini Institute have been able to...

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‘The Lion King’ movie night raising funds for primary health care in PNG

Cabrini Foundation and Cabrini Outreach will host a very special movie night for Disney fans on Thursday July 18 with a special screening of The Lion King, just one day after premiering at box...

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Cyber Security Incident – Melbourne Heart Group

“The protection of patient information is of the utmost importance and is a responsibility Cabrini takes very seriously. The cyber-security incident reported in today’s Age occurred at the Melbourne Heart Group, a group of...

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Bequestors Christmas Lunch 2018

Cabrini Foundation special donors who have left a gift in their Will to Cabrini came together to celebrate Christmas at The Gables this year.

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