The NRF has funded over $9.6m of neurosurgical research, spanning 57 years from 1963 - 2020

2018:

  • NRF Brain Tumour Research Chair funded by a permanent endowment of $1 million at the University of South Australia

2015:

  • NRF Paediatric Neurosurgical Research funded by a permanent endowment of $1 million at the University of Adelaide.

2008:

  • Abbie Simpson Clinical Fellowship: the second position to be endowed by the NRF $800,000 at the University of Adelaide.

2004:

  • NRF Chair of Neurosurgical Research was funded by a permanent endowment of $1.8 million at the University of Adelaide.

1963 – 2020:

  • Research Grants of $5 million were awarded throughout Australia compromised of:
    • $3.3 million to the University of Adelaide
    • $508,070 to the University of South Australia
    • $1.2 million to various institutions nationally

Presidents of the NRF

The NeuroSurgical Research Foundation was founded in 1963 by Dr Trevor Dinning.

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NRF Chair of Neurosurgical Research

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