Telethon Kids Institute

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The Telethon Kids Institute (external link) is Western Australia’s only research institute dedicated to kids health and well-being.  

Established in 1990 by Founding Director Professor Fiona Stanley, Telethon Kids brings together laboratory, clinical and population based research to discover ways to prevent, treat and cure the most common and devastating diseases and issues affecting children and young people in Western Australia and throughout the world. 

Telethon Kids undertakes research in many areas including cancer, diabetes, respiratory health, infectious diseases, youth health, mental health and disability. 



Northern Entrance
Perth Children's Hospital
11 Hospital Avenue
Nedlands WA 6009


Phone: (08) 6319 1000

Fax: (08) 6319 1777