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Monday 23rd May 2016
Thursday 10th December 2015
Vive Howells report from her Inaugural International cancer conference - funded by MHF travel grants
To the Mark Hughes Foundation and HMRI,
Re: Inaugural International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference,
September 16 -19, 2015
New York, New York, USA
Thank you very much for your letter dated 24th July 2015 offering funding towards my attendance at the Inaugural International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference... more
Tuesday 16th June 2015
The brain cancer biobank is being developed by the Hunter Cancer Research Alliance with the generous support of the Mark Hughes Foundation. Our biobank contains tissue and blood samples donated by generous people who are undergoing a diagnosis and treatment for brain cancer. These samples are incredibly important to research that will hopefully... more
Sunday 14th June 2015
It was a great afternoon on Saturday being part of the Men’s Health Day at the Yoga Loft in Newcastle. Being a proud ambassador for the Yoga Loft, it was awesome to see around 40 people come along and have a great afternoon.
Sunday 29th March 2015
I took my son Zac down to his footy trial game on Sunday morning, it was played at Kotara. In the time I was there I had 5 or 6 people come up and politely ask me how I was going. It was a real reminder to me of where I have been, and most importantly the community support I have received. It’s been almost two years since I had my... more
Friday 27th March 2015
Research Program has focused its recent efforts on the development of small molecules (new drug therapies), sensitising brain cancer cells to radiation treatment, identifying better drug combinations and reducing chemotherapy-induced toxicity.
It takes time, teamwork and, of course, it takes money.
At HMRI we have an incredibly... more