Telethon Kids Institute

Telethon Kids Institute have a dedicated and diverse team of over 1,000 staff, students and honorary researchers, committed to improving maternal and child health. Telethon Kids Institute takes a multidisciplinary approach to investigating diseases, disability, and social determinants.

While the Institute’s main facility is based within the Perth Children’s Hospital on the QE11 Medical Centre campus in Nedlands, Western Australia, they have sites spanning several locations throughout Australia, including CliniKids in Subiaco (WA), Broome (WA) and the Fraser Mustard Centre in Adelaide (SA).

Principal research areas

  • Aboriginal Child Health
  • Asthma, Allergies and Respiratory Disease
  • Cancer
  • Healthy Development
  • Infectious Disease
  • Social and Emotional Wellbeing
  • The Early Years
  • Understanding Disability

Image caption: The Telethon Kids Institute at the Perth Children’s Hospital, Western Australia

Image credit: Telethon Kids

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