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WIRF is one of Australia's leading organisations that is dedicated to improving the health of women and infants.
  • 2024 WIRF Gala

    WIRF's 2024 Gala will shine a light on the Foundation's pioneering work to improve the health of women, mothers and babies.

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    2024 WIRF Gala
  • EOIs now open for Research Acceleration Awards

    Expressions of Interest for the Foundation’s 2024 Research Acceleration Awards, with grant values of $45,000, $30,000 or $15,000, are now open.

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    EOIs now open for Research Acceleration Awards
  • Research stars shine bright at Symposium

    New research programs that are positively impacting the health of women and newborns have been unveiled at the 2023 Stars Symposium.

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    Research stars shine bright at Symposium
  • Lyfe Languages

    Lyfe Languages is a pioneering new program that is connecting communities, generations and health through language.

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    Lyfe Languages
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Number of babies born preterm each year worldwide.


Number of deaths due to preterm birth worldwide each year.


Reduction in the rate of preterm birth due to the WA Preterm Birth Prevention Initiative (2015 v 2013).

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Women and Infants Research Foundation
Carson House, King Edward Memorial Hospital
374 Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA 6008

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