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Did you know that PMH Foundation funds Professorial Chairs in a variety of disciplines at the hospital? Thanks to the generosity of the Perron Charitable Trust, PMH Foundation funds Winthrop Professor Catherine Cole’s position as the Stan Perron Chair of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology. Professor Cole, pictured above with one of her patients Mokshya, works…

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When Jamie and Heidi got married earlier this year, they decided that instead of buying the normal chocolates or stubby holder as bonbonnieres, they wanted to do something that was different. So the pair decided to make a donation to PMH Foundation. In return, they received individual Stitches the Bear pins attached to lovely backing…

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The Good Guys support Stitches’ Megazone and Funshops at Princess Margaret Hospital. We would like to thank The Good Guys for their wonderful contribution to a wide array of projects at PMH Foundation. A series of 12 animation projects were run in Stitches’ Megazone at Princess Margaret Hospital by Steve Aiton to teach patients at…

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A recent study funded by PMH Foundation supporters has looked into the emotional and psychological impact on children with burns injuries and their parents. Burns injuries are relatively common in children, but until recently there has been limited research into the psychological experience and impact of burns on injured children and their parents. Thanks to…

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Since January 2014, PMH Foundation has put on four Stitches Bear Fairs in the car park at Princess Margaret Hospital. Stitches’ Bear Fairs are bright and brilliantly loud events. Amusement rides circle around carnival tunes, while Stitches the Bear greets the kids of Princess Margaret Hospital who come out of the waiting areas and wards…

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Crawford Property Group Director, Ryan Crawford challenged himself this year with the run of a lifetime to fundraise for PMH Foundation. In April he travelled to London to take part in the London Marathon, with the aim to not only work on his long distance running and fitness but to also raise $50,000 for Princess…

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In late October 2014 Population Health, Media and Communications student Jacinta Hayward joined the PMH Foundation team as our Marketing & Communications intern. Read on to find out in her own words, what she thought of the experience. “As a media student, all my presumptions about interning were based on what I’d seen on TV…

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A new PMH Foundation-funded study is looking at ways to better support and educate parents whose children have been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. Princess Margaret Hospital is home to the only cystic fibrosis clinic in WA, and cares for about 200 children living with the genetically-inherited disorder, which affects the lungs and digestive system. Most…

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PMH Foundation’s dedicated partner Steggles continues to make our fundraising events and family activities at Princess Margaret Hospital a brilliant success. We would like to thank Steggles for their amazing support of Princess Margaret Hospital through their contribution to the Stitches’ Free Family BBQs and other projects at PMH Foundation. The Stitches’ Family BBQs at Princess…

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Cherie’s Princess Margaret Hospital experience as a teenager led her to take on a brave head shave in order to raise funds for the hospital that cared for her. In July 2009 Cherie was diagnosed with a posterior fossa arachnoid cyst that was 10cm in diameter.  This was basically a bubble of fluid in the…

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