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Information last updated 17 November 2022
The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.

Research at WCH

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At the Women's and Children's Hospital, our world-class researchers are searching to develop new treatments and diagnostic methods for a variety of diseases and better health for our community. You can take part in research trials.

The Vaccinology and Immunology Research Trials Unit (VIRTU), within the Discipline of Paediatrics, has been involved in immunisation research since 1997.

Find out about other current research projects and collaborations that you can participate in to help improve our healthcare options.