A WIRF research program credited with having slashed WA's rate of preterm births is to be adopted nationally.
A pioneering research program aiming to optimise steroid use in pregnancy is set to benefit millions of families who will have babies born too soon.
Discover the strategies that have successfully lowered the rate preterm birth and are making pregnancies safer for women and their babies worldwide.
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.
Our research and programs have directly contributed to a number of improved clinical practices and health outcomes.
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 Spring Gala 2018 - Banquet for Babies will be held on Saturday, 1 September 2018 at Frasers State Reception Centre.
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
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