RAHsearch 2022

Join us at RAHsearch to hear about the latest medical research, advancements and treatments from across the Central Adelaide Local Health Network.

This year our presenters will share their world-class research in leukaemia, diabetes and bowel disease. We’ll also hear from patients about their experiences and how the research will provide better health outcomes for the community.

Come with us behind the scenes and into the minds of some of our most extraordinary researchers.

Event details

Monday 17 October 2022

Royal Adelaide Hospital (L8 Lecture Theatre) and online

Free. Book each session to secure your seat.


Each session is 60 minutes and includes a panel discussion with an opportunity to ask questions.

Tailoring the treatment Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia patients

10–11 am

Hear from haematologist Dr Shanmuganathan as she discusses how her research is identifying the factors in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia that can predict how patients will respond to therapy and how it can help to quickly determine the best treatment option for CML as soon as possible.

Book the 10 am session

New hope for those living with Type 1 Diabetes

2–3 pm

Game-changing research at the Royal Adelaide Hospital has the potential to be the next step in finding a cure for type 1 diabetes.

Hear from Professor Toby Coates AO about the world-first human trial of insulin-producing islet cells, which is offering new hope for those living with diabetes.

Book the 2 pm session

Super poo – how can faecal transplants and diet treat bowel disease?

6–7 pm

Hear from Associate Professor Dr Robert Bryant about how his research into diet modifications and faecal microbial transplantation (FMT) is having a positive impact for those with inflammatory bowel disease.

Book the 6 pm session

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