Research Centre

Articles and Updates

To date, in our fight against brain cancer, the Foundation has raised over $17 million funded a Brain Cancer Biobank, Travel Grants Program, 10 research projects (including 2 Fellowships) and a Brain Cancer Care Coordinator! Here is where we can show you the results of that funding. Drop in here from time to time to see how your donations do make a difference. Together we can tackle brain cancer!

NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer Fellowship Awarded

The 2019 NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer Round saw huge amount of beanies sold for the Mark Hughes Foundation and...

GOAL TO SOLVE BRAIN CANCER RIDDLES GETS A $1.6M INNOVATION BOOST

The Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) has added to the extensive list of world-class brain cancer research projects that it’s currently...

PHD Research Update

In 2015 the MHF Scientific Committee invested in a promising young PHD researcher with a project aiming to improve treatments...

Innovation Grants

Five highly innovative brain cancer research projects have received more than $725,000 in funding from the Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF)...

New Research Article

Catching up with Research fellows Dr. Mike Fay and Dr. Kelly McKelvey. Dr Mike Fay and his team, based at...

Biobank Update

The Mark Hughes Foundation funded Brain Cancer Biobank which forms part of the Hunter Cancer Biobank (HCB) and works in...

Clinical Trials Access for Patients

The National Brain Cancer Mission has identified the importance of timely access to Brain Cancer clinical trials for all patients. Sometimes...

Beanie For Brain Cancer campaign has funded three years of research for Dr Kelly McKelvey

THE success of the Beanie For Brain Cancer campaign has afforded the immediate funding of a medical research fellowship honouring...

Leading clinician accepts first Fellowship for brain cancer research

Funded by the Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF), nationally renowned radiation oncologist Dr Mike Fay has been named the inaugural recipient...

Banking on National Approach for Brain Cancer Research Register

Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) is spreading its funding wings nation-wide with a new grant for Brain Cancer Biobanking Australia (BCBA)...