Family on beachCentre of Research Excellence enables national FASD approach

Researchers at the Telethon Kids Institute, in collaboration with researchers at the University of Sydney, will establish a national framework to tackling Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), after being awarded a $2.5 million grant to set up a Centre of Research Excellence - entitled "Reducing the Effects of Antenatal Alcohol on Child Health" (REAACH).  


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PilbaraMaking FASD History in the Pilbara: An evidence-based prevention intervention

Researchers at the Telethon Kids Institute were also successful in being awarded a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant to evaluate the effectiveness of an evidence-based intervention to reduce the rates of alcohol use in pregnancy among Aboriginal women in three communities in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.



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