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

About Us


For over 40 years, the Women and Infants Research Foundation (WIRF) has conducted and supported research to improve the health of women and infants.

Proudly, WIRF is the charity of King Edward Memorial Hospital, helping to raise vital funds for equipment, new initiatives and providing support to facilitate essential research studies. WIRF are also closely affiliated with the School of Women's and Infants' Health at The University of Western Australia.


For over four decades, WIRF has attracted doctors, researchers and other leading health professionals to Western Australia, with our work having a fundamental impact on improving women’s and infants’ health.

WIRF continues to translate its research into effective partnerships and programs on a statewide level.

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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
Email: info@wirf.com.au

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