At the Intensive Care Foundation we are dedicated to improving the care of critically ill patients, through funding vital clinical research. Our overall aim is to improve the number of lives saved and the quality of those lives, for those unlucky enough to end up in Intensive Care.

PLANNING Ahead        

Get active in 2015 and help us raise vital funds



The New Year calendar is full of activities and events that you can participate in and, with a little help from your friends, raise  funds for intensive care research.

Running, swimming, surfing, diving .... check out our page on Everyday Hero :


Choose your event, choose us as your charity and then ask your friends to sponsor you!  






Foundation awards Researchers more than $212,000 in Grants

Dr Gill Hood,   Foundation Chair (above) announced grants totalling more than $212,000 at the ANZICS/ACCCN Annual Scientific Meeting gala dinner, held in Melbourne in October, 2014.

The Foundation is dedicated to supporting research into intensive care and critical illness. Since 2000, it has granted over $2.8 million to researchers in Australia and NZ, funded through a combination of public donation and corporate support.  

In announcing the Grants, Dr Hood acknowledged the valuable  support of Fisher & Paykel, Covidien, Mayo and Baxter. 

View the list of 2014-15 Research Grants. 


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