Discover the strategies that have successfully lowered the rate preterm birth and are making pregnancies safer for women and their babies worldwide.
WIRF is proud to announce Amy and Mike Hussey as its inaugural ambassadors.
Our research and programs have directly contributed to a number of improved clinical practices and health outcomes.
WIRF’s artificial womb has been named one of Australian Science Media Centre's Top 10 Science Stories for 2017.
Please help us with our efforts to save babies and women in WA and beyond.
Australia’s first Aboriginal volunteers hospital-based program is set to have a major impact on Aboriginal mothers in WA.
The latest edition of INTHEBLACK magazine features an article on WIRF Board member and Treasurer, Wylie Collins.
WIRF's 2018 Banquet for Babies will be held on Saturday, 1 September 2018 at Frasers State Reception Centre, Kings Park.
In a world-first, an artificial womb has been successfully used to incubate healthy baby lambs.
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
Telephone: 08 6458 1437
Fax: 08 6458 1642