About the Foundation


The Raine Medical Research Foundation represents the largest bequest received by The University of Western Australia for medical research. It has supported major research projects, fellowships and scholarships, and participated in major joint ventures.

The Foundation has allocated in excess of $50m for medical research, and commits in excess of $1.3m for research programs every year. These programs are now open to all medical researchers in Western Australia, with specific eligibility criteria outlined in program Conditions.

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News & Raine Lecture Series

  • Raine Visiting Professor Lecture – 16 November 2017

    Raine Visiting Professor Lecture – 16 November 2017

    Professor Nicholas Topley FRSB, from Cardiff University, UK, has a microbiology background and is an expert in peritoneal biology and dialysis solution biocompatibility. Professor Topley will present a Raine Lecture entitled: "Understanding inflammation and infection: can it improve outcomes in dialysis patients?" on 16 November 2017 at 12 pm at the McCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. All welcome.Find Out More