Prof Miles Prince AM provides an update on COVID 19 2nd April 2020 Bringing you your weekly update on the impact of COVID 19 on blood cancer patients and carers. The k… Continue Reading
Free online Meditation and Movement 2nd April 2020 A truly wonderful offer has been made available to Snowdome supporters by Ash Packman at The Fifth D… Continue Reading
Prof Miles Prince discusses the impact of the Coronavirus on the management of blood cancer 26th March 2020 Hear from Prof Miles Prince as he provides an update on the impact of the Coronavirus on the managem… Continue Reading
Hear Prof Miles Prince with his advice for blood cancer patients during the COVID 19 pandemic 19th March 2020 Snowdome Foundation took the opportunity to film Prof Miles Prince AM as he spoke about his advice t… Continue Reading
Snowdome Foundation 2019 Annual Review 16th March 2020 We are proud to share with you the Snowdome Foundation 2019 Annual Review. The review celebrates 10… Continue Reading
Cancer free after genomic testing 3rd March 2020 18 months ago Snowdome spoke with Amanda Lindell while she was in the middle of treatment for her ch… Continue Reading
Finding a novel way to kill all myeloma cells. 27th February 2020 Myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells. Your plasma cells are responsible for your immunity, they s… Continue Reading
CAR T-cell therapy funding granted for Lymphoma 28th January 2020 The Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC) has given a positive recommendation to Kymriah a CAR… Continue Reading
Prof Ricky Johnstone is using epigenetics to find new ways to treat Lymphoma 15th January 2020 Professor Ricky Johnstone is the Head of the Gene Regulation Laboratory at the Peter MacCallum Cance… Continue Reading
Vale Tom Long 7th January 2020 We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Tom Long passing.  Tom was an inspiration to many.  He br… Continue Reading
TGA Approves New Treatment for CLL 16th December 2019 Wonderful to see the FDA, TGA and Canadian regulatory authorities working together to approve a new… Continue Reading
Welcome Andrea Dawber 10th December 2019 Andrea grew up in Melbourne and has over 20 years experience in senior leadership positions working… Continue Reading
From the highs of delivering your first baby to the lows of hearing ‘you have a blood cancer’ 25th November 2019 Kaz should have been snuggling into her newborn baby, gazing into her eyes as she fed but instead, s… Continue Reading
Investing in blood cancer research in Western Australia 21st November 2019 In a very short period of time Blood Cancer Research WA, supported by the Snowdome Foundation, has m… Continue Reading
You need a lot of resilience and curiosity to be a researcher 19th November 2019 Dr Pilar Dominguez is a senior postdoctoral researcher working with Prof Ricky Johnstone at the Pete… Continue Reading
CAR T-cell Therapy rejected for funding in DLBCL 7th November 2019 It is disappointing to learn that the Medical Services Advisory Committee did not find in favour of… Continue Reading
Reassessing what matters in life 6th November 2019 At the young age of 36 Clinton was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML). The diagnosis hel… Continue Reading
Blood Sweat and Tears of Joy Western Australia 1st November 2019 This time last week the Snowdome Foundation and Blood Cancer Research WA hosted ‘Blood, Sweat and Te… Continue Reading
Snowdome Foundation chosen as charity of choice for Intersections 29th October 2019 The Snowdome Foundation is proud to be selected as the charity of choice for Intersections. Both org… Continue Reading
There is so much to be hopeful about 25th October 2019 Dave is an incredibly fit individual. Sport and staying healthy have always been a priority for him…. Continue Reading
Sharing the load 16th October 2019 On Anzac Day 1935 a 20-pound bet was made between the local publican and the local mechanic that one… Continue Reading
The Simple Man 16th September 2019 Paul Mutimer had niggling back pain and was constantly tired, but he felt it was due to his workload… Continue Reading
Providing access to Blood Cancer Clinical Trials in the West 8th September 2019 Assoc Prof Chan Cheah is passionate and driven.  He wants blood cancer patients in Western Australia… Continue Reading
‘Blood, Sweat and Tears of Joy’ – Knowing your blood cancer’s personality 4th September 2019 The treatment of blood cancer has come a long way in a short period of time.  It was not so long ago… Continue Reading
Positive results for CAR T-cell Therapy in Follicular Lymphoma 21st August 2019 The scientific journal Blood recently published a commentary by Dr Michael Bishop examining the effe… Continue Reading
Dr Stephen Nutt is working on a new class of medicine that will kill all myeloma cells! 8th August 2019 Dr Stephen Nutt is a recipient of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Snowdome Foundation – Leukaemia… Continue Reading
Dr Charles Mullighan talks about his translational research project into acute lymphoblastic leukaemia 6th August 2019 Dr Charles Mullighan is an Australian who found his way to the USA to pursue his passion for researc… Continue Reading
An interview with Dr Ashwin Unnikrishnan about his myelodysplastic syndrome research 2nd August 2019 Dr Ashwin Unnikrishnan is one of the recipients of the “Leukemia & Lymphoma Society-Snowdome Foundat… Continue Reading
‘Basically I was cooked’ Tom Long’s story 29th July 2019 It is an incredible story of hope and inspiration. CAR T-cell therapy saved Tom’s life when everythi… Continue Reading
Australian Blood Cancer Research to benefit from a joint funding partnership 18th July 2019 The Snowdome Foundation has joined forces with the Leukaemia Foundation and America’s The Leukemia… Continue Reading
Tom Long is filled with gratitude 16th July 2019 Tom Long is filled with gratitude. He got a second chance at life when he was accepted into a CAR T-… Continue Reading
How Snowdome is making hope real in the blood cancer battle 9th July 2019 Knowing Pathology  recently interviewed both Nicole Brookes and Dr Piers Blombery to get an understa… Continue Reading
Partnering to make research a priority 26th June 2019 Snowdome Foundation and Epworth are partnering to change the way cancer is treated. You may have see… Continue Reading
Friends of Tom Long raise significant funds for a CAR T-cell therapy centre 20th June 2019 The plight of one of Australia’s favourite actors to multiple myeloma captured the attention of many… Continue Reading
Bloody Good Dinner 2019 – A firey night 12th June 2019 There was much hype and anticipation around the ‘Bloody Good Dinner’ 2019 and for good reason.  We h… Continue Reading
Volunteer Week – Shining a Spotlight on Francesca Pavone 23rd May 2019 Q.1 How did you become connected to Snowdome? A. I became aware of Snowdome through one of our key b… Continue Reading
Volunteer Week – Shining a Spotlight on Kasey Thompson 22nd May 2019 Kasey Thompson is the co-owner of Blakes Feast . Kasey gives so much of her time and Blakes Feast ti… Continue Reading
Volunteer Week – shining a spotlight on Mark Inston 21st May 2019 As part of Volunteer Week, we would like to shine a spotlight on Mark Inston. Q1. How did you become… Continue Reading
Spotlight on Volunteer Pennie Callaghan 20th May 2019 This week is Volunteer week. The Snowdome Foundation would not exist without the support of so many… Continue Reading
John Tandy living a longer better life with Myeloma 17th May 2019 John Tandy was an exceptionally busy GP working from early in the morning til late at night until he… Continue Reading
CAR T-cell therapy saves another life from blood cancer 5th May 2019 Another incredible story of CAR T-cell therapy saving an Australian blood cancer patient’s life.  Ho… Continue Reading
Snowdome Foundation 2018 Annual Review 4th May 2019 We are delighted to present the Snowdome Foundation 2018 Annual Review.  The review highlights some… Continue Reading
CAR T-cell therapy to be funded by Medical Benefits Scheme for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia 16th April 2019 The Federal Government announced that it will fund Chimeric Antigen Receptor T cell (CAR T-cell) the… Continue Reading
New treatment funded for Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia 10th April 2019 As of 1st May 2019 Inotuzumab (Besponsa) will be available on the PBS for patients with relapsed acu… Continue Reading
Cancer we are coming to get you – curing cancer with CAR T-cell therapies 8th April 2019 Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell (CAR T-cell) therapies are providing Australian blood cancer patien… Continue Reading
Victorian Premier’s Award winner Dr Mary Ann Anderson 1st April 2019 “You have the opportunity to help one patient in front of you when you are a clinician, but when wor… Continue Reading
Tom’s wish was to raise awareness for Snowdome to help others 24th March 2019 Tom Long so generously told of his battle with myeloma to Lisa Wilkinson on The Project to raise awa… Continue Reading
Adcetris added to the PBS for the treatment of cutaneous T cell lymphomas 21st March 2019 Patrick Devine is a long time supporter of Snowdome. He was diagnosed with a rare blood cancer 10 ye… Continue Reading
CAR T-cell therapy 13th March 2019 In December 2018 the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administrator (TGA) approved the use of chimeric a… Continue Reading
FireFlies Antipodes raise an incredible $40,000 for Snowdome 12th March 2019 The FireFlies Antipodes suffered on their bikes for 800kms in order to raise funds for blood cancer… Continue Reading
Charity of Choice at Pathology Update 2019 27th February 2019 The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia and Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre chos… Continue Reading
Australasian Lymphoma Alliance – Creating a Lymphoma Brains Trust 11th February 2019 The Snowdome Foundation has partnered with Dr Eliza Hawkes, from the Olivia Newton John Cancer Centr… Continue Reading
For those who suffer we ride 5th February 2019 The FireFlies Antipodes are back in the saddle raising funds for Snowdome Foundation. The group will… Continue Reading
“I want to keep living. I want others to keep living. Snowdome touches all of us.” 11th December 2018   Tom Long is an Australian actor, well known for his parts on Sea Change, The Dish and Two Han… Continue Reading
Genomics, genetics and epigenetics – what is the difference and how are they related to blood cancer research? 7th December 2018 Genomics, genetics and epigenetics seem to be buzzwords in the medical research area, especially whe… Continue Reading
Best wishes and our sincere thanks to Vanessa and Daniel 5th December 2018 Engagement parties and gifts are an essential way for newlyweds to celebrate and prepare for their l… Continue Reading
Christine and Bruce Wilson Centre on the World Stage 5th December 2018 Just like every snowflake Snowdome Foundation is unique.  We are the only organisation that is exclu… Continue Reading
Welcome Cathy Rhodes to the Snowdome Family 4th December 2018 Snowdome is delighted to welcome Cathy Rhodes to the Snowdome Foundation team as the Senior Office M… Continue Reading
Belinda Guo recipient of the Gunn Family National Career Development Fellowship 3rd December 2018 The 2018 ‘Bloody Good Dinner’ raised almost $740,000 for the Snowdome Foundation and Maddie’s Vision… Continue Reading
Feel Good with Festive Giving 30th November 2018 No matter your beliefs, the end of the year is a time to reflect. A time to show gratitude for all t… Continue Reading
Vote for Snowdome in My Giving Circle 13th November 2018 By voting for Snowdome in the My Giving Circle we have the chance to share in over $50,000.  It only… Continue Reading
Blood Sweat and Tears of Joy in Western Australia 1st November 2018 On October 11th Snowdome held its first educational event to help support the work being conducted t… Continue Reading
Positive Clinical Trial Results for Multiple Myeloma Patients 31st October 2018 Wonderful news for multiple myeloma patients with interim results of a new clinical trial (MAIA) rep… Continue Reading
Prominent cancer research charities join forces to boost cancer research in Australia 24th September 2018        and        To mark World Cancer Research Day on 24 September 2018, the Snowdome Foundation is… Continue Reading
Blood Sweat and Tears of Joy 5th September 2018 It is not often you get the chance to hear from six of the brightest minds in blood cancer research,… Continue Reading
A New Hope for Myeloma 24th August 2018 Multiple myeloma is a plasma cell neoplasm (abnormal growth of plasma cells) that still has no cure… Continue Reading
Inaugural Blood Cancer Genomics Symposium 20th August 2018 The inaugural blood cancer genomics symposium was held by the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Christi… Continue Reading
Genomic testing provides access to cutting edge treatments for CLL patient 17th August 2018 Amanda has an ideal life.  She is fit and strong, in her mid 40s and has been married for 18 years. … Continue Reading
Snowdome welcomes Charlotte to the Executive Team 13th August 2018 As Snowdome gathers momentum and more donors are interested in helping make a difference to Australi… Continue Reading
Snowdome Supporting Maddie’s Match 25th July 2018 On Friday July 20th Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision held Maddie’s Match to raise funds to support research… Continue Reading
The Gunn Family Fellowship 14th June 2018 In an Australian first, a female only fellowship specifically directed at Haematology career develop… Continue Reading
Pilot program will use gene testing to guide chronic lymphocytic leukaemia treatment 7th June 2018 People diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) will be tested for two gene mutations in a… Continue Reading
Leaving a bequest to Snowdome is gifting Australian blood cancer patients with hope 6th June 2018 Evidence shows blood cancer patients have a better outcome if they are enrolled in a clinical trial…. Continue Reading
Make a tax-deductible donation to Australian Blood Cancer Research 4th June 2018 With the end of financial year fast approaching you may want to consider making a tax-deductible don… Continue Reading
Push to close gender gap in haematology research 1st June 2018 When it comes to the world of haematology research there is a gap between male and female participat… Continue Reading
‘Bloody Good Dinner’ 2018 raises $740,000 to support medical research in blood cancers and bone marrow failure 29th May 2018 On Wednesday 23rd May, Snowdome and Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision collaborated together to host the secon… Continue Reading
Australia and New Zealand have the highest rates of myeloma in the world 28th May 2018 A recent study published in JAMA Oncology highlights that Australia has the highest rates of myeloma… Continue Reading
Working collaboratively for a ‘Bloody Good Cause’ 23rd May 2018 For the past two years Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision and Snowdome have worked together to host a fundrais… Continue Reading
The cancer moonshot – unlocking genetic weapons to defeat cancer 21st May 2018 In case you did not hear the fascinating and inspiring interview with Miles Prince on ABC Conversati… Continue Reading
Call for Translational Research Grant Applications 2nd May 2018   The Snowdome Foundation is proud to be partnering with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (L… Continue Reading
Establishing a Lymphoma Centre of Research Excellence in Western Australia 30th April 2018 On Tuesday April 24th Snowdome held a gala dinner at the Wildflower restaurant, COMO The Treasury to… Continue Reading
Snowdome Foundation ranked #59 in the Financial Times Top 1000 High Growth Companies 23rd April 2018 We are delighted to share that the Snowdome Foundation was ranked #59 in the recent Financial Times… Continue Reading
$2.4 million grant awarded to Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision 19th April 2018 Congratulations to our collaborative partner Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision with the announcement today th… Continue Reading
The Myeloma and Related Diseases Registry 28th March 2018   The MRDR is an Australian and New Zealand Registry that collects information on patients with… Continue Reading
Funding Women in Haematology through the ‘Bloody Good Dinner’ 28th March 2018 On May 23rd 2018, the Snowdome Foundation and Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision will once again host the ‘Blo… Continue Reading
It’s all for the patients 27th March 2018 This is a wonderful story of how Snowdome is making a difference to patients’ lives right now. Snowd… Continue Reading
Snowdome is excited to be setting sail 14th December 2017 Snowdome is excited to be setting sail in the right direction. Snowdome supporter Warwick Sherman, w… Continue Reading
Real hope for lymphoma patients  14th December 2017 I was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma two weeks before my 36th birthday and yes I was in shock… In s… Continue Reading
A vision of improving personalised cancer treatment 13th December 2017 Three years ago, Vision Super looked at their insurance claims data – 25% of their insurance claims… Continue Reading
Tumour DNA provides clearer genetic profiles of lymphoid malignancy 2nd November 2017 Tumour DNA provides clearer genetic profiles of lymphoid malignancy Analysing tumour DNA in addition… Continue Reading
Momentous Day For Snowdome – Our Biggest Ever News Coverage 19th October 2017 As a Snowdome supporter, we wanted to inform you of a momentous occasion for the Snowdome Foundation… Continue Reading
Generous donation focused on genetic testing brings fresh hope to Australian blood cancer patients 17th October 2017 Tuesday, 17 October 2017 Joint Press Release – Generous donation focused on genetic testing brings f… Continue Reading
Genomics Q&A with Professor Miles Prince 26th September 2017 Genomics Q&A with Professor Miles Prince Since 2014, Snowdome has funded cutting-edge research i… Continue Reading
Having the ‘will’ to make a difference 22nd September 2017 Having the ‘will’ to make a difference Research has found that nearly one-third of Australians hope… Continue Reading
New addition to the Snowdome Foundation Executive team 22nd September 2017 New addition to the Snowdome Foundation Executive team In recent months, we have welcomed a new memb… Continue Reading
‘WOGS AT WORK’ 22nd September 2017 ‘WOGS AT WORK’ Who remembers Acropolis Now? It was the first Australian TV comedy to highlight non-A… Continue Reading
ABL is ‘making hope real’ for Australians with blood cancer 18th August 2017 ABL is ‘making hope real’ for Australians with blood cancer Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) is one of Aus… Continue Reading
2016 Annual Review 26th June 2017 2016 Annual Review Our 2016 Annual Review (with 2015/2016 financials) is now available to view onlin… Continue Reading
New addition to the Snowdome Foundation Executive team 26th June 2017 New addition to the Snowdome Foundation Executive team The Snowdome Foundation is thrilled to introd… Continue Reading
Snowdome co-founder, Professor Miles Prince publishes a paper on impressive new research 26th June 2017 Snowdome co-founder, Professor Miles Prince publishes a paper on impressive new research The Snowdom… Continue Reading
The ‘Bloody Good Dinner’ 26th June 2017 What a Bloody Good Success! Last year, we celebrated the outstanding achievement and collaboration o… Continue Reading
Vision Super supports Snowdome 9th April 2017   What does superannuation have to do with blood cancer? In early April, a team of  Vision Supe… Continue Reading
Carpe diem 12th December 2016 In this Patient Perspective story, we hark back to late 2014 when we featured a story about the gene… Continue Reading
Snowdome gets a mention in Parliament 28th November 2016 Thank you Georgie Crozier MLC (Victoria) who dedicated her Parliamentary Member’s Statement on Novem… Continue Reading
Vision Super supports Snowdome 22nd November 2016 Snowdome is proud to partner with Vision Super to deliver the Vision Super-Snowdome Foundation Fello… Continue Reading
A tribute to Snowdome’s first donor 25th October 2016 Snowdome would like to pay tribute to our first-ever donor, Arie Rubinstein (at right in picture), w… Continue Reading
Blood cancers – how aware are you? 31st August 2016 Blood Cancer Awareness Month (September) is an internationally recognised awareness month gaining tr… Continue Reading
Snowdome wins National Charity Telstra Business Award 2016! 28th August 2016 BREAKING NEWS! The Snowdome Foundation/Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision collaboration has been named the 201… Continue Reading
Gandel Philanthropy-Snowdome Innovation Fellowship 24th August 2016 The Hon. Jill Hennessy MP, Minister for Health (VIC), officially announced the Gandel Philanthropy-S… Continue Reading
Snowdome wins Victorian ‘Charity’ Telstra Business Award 2016 19th July 2016 Media Release – July 19, 2016. An innovative partnership between two Victorian charities has been na… Continue Reading
We’re a Victorian finalist in 2016 Telstra Business Awards! 8th July 2016   We are excited to share that the Snowdome Foundation / Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision collaboration… Continue Reading
Maddie’s MarrowThon – getting school kids involved 28th June 2016 It’s hard to believe what Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision (MRV) has achieved in such a short time but then… Continue Reading
Welcome two new Board members 28th June 2016 In recent months, we have welcomed two new members to our Board. Helen Gandel’s strong philanthropic… Continue Reading
Cisco recognised as Founding Partner 28th June 2016 The ‘marriage’ of Snowdome and Cisco dates back to December 2012 when members of Snowdome’s Board me… Continue Reading
Snowdome funds T-cell lymphoma study 28th June 2016 A new study looking at treatments for T-cell lymphoma will be going ahead at Peter Mac thanks to the… Continue Reading
Prof. Richard Boyd joins Board 23rd May 2016 “My scientific life has focused on the importance of developing immune-based therapies against cance… Continue Reading
2015 Annual Review 10th May 2016 Our 2015 Annual Review (with 2014/15 financials) is now available to view online. In less than five … Continue Reading
The heroes from Vision Super 11th April 2016 Too often the word hero is used and abused. It’s used to describe an ingredient in a restaurant’s di… Continue Reading
Songs as a tribute 22nd March 2016 Five years in the making, the brother-in-law of Snowdome co-founder Grant Rutherford has released a… Continue Reading
Vale John Allen 22nd March 2016 It is with great sadness that we farewell one of our keenest supporters. John Allen will forever hol… Continue Reading
Vision Super cycles in support of Snowdome 9th December 2015 In news just to hand, we are thrilled to advise that a keen team of cyclists from Vision Super, a co… Continue Reading
Vale Danny Hogg 8th December 2015 In late 2013, three passionate Snowdome Foundation supporters – Emma, Glenn and Danny – formed team… Continue Reading
Maximise your workplace giving to Snowdome 8th December 2015 Company employees can now donate to Snowdome via workplace giving facilitator Good2Give, an online,… Continue Reading
Brookfield Multiplex generously shakes it up! 8th December 2015 Joining the ‘Great Shake-Up’ again in 2015, Brookfield Multiplex generously signed on as a Platinum… Continue Reading
Snowdome Board member wins prestigious ‘Peter Wills Medal’ 8th December 2015 Congratulations to Snowdome Board member and 2014 Melburnian of the Year, Professor Sharon Lewin, wh… Continue Reading
Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision funds 1st research project 8th December 2015 It is with a great amount of pride that we share the news that Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision (MRV) has an… Continue Reading
Farewell Nicky Long (but not goodbye) 8th December 2015 Nicky Long, one of Snowdome’s Directors since foundation in 2011, has resigned her Board position to… Continue Reading
$400,000 raised from 2015 ‘Great Shake-Up’ 8th December 2015 Our 2015 virtual ‘Great Shake-Up’ event (the one that you don’t have to leave the office for) has ra… Continue Reading
Erdi-Snowdome/ VCA Collaboration – Funded Fellow Heads Up New Monash Health Facility 22nd September 2015 Monash University and Monash Health are excited to announce that renowned haematologist Associate Pr… Continue Reading
Double discovery boosts global quest for leukaemia cures 22nd September 2015 Snowdome-supported researchers at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre have discovered how a form of leukae… Continue Reading
Shaking things up again in 2015 22nd September 2015 Our annual ‘Great Shake-Up’ virtual event is fast approaching and we would love your support and inv… Continue Reading
Fat Duck dinner was amazing! 13th August 2015 Snowdome was delighted this week to receive some photos from the purchaser of the Fat Duck table (in… Continue Reading
Maddie’s Match 21st July 2015 ‘Maddie’s Match’ at Etihad Stadium on Sunday 19 July was an example of the might of the AFL communit… Continue Reading
Save the date! 15th July 2015 Please SAVE THE DATE – Thursday 8 October 2015 from 12noon -1pm – for Snowdome’s unique ‘Great Shake… Continue Reading
MayDay charity event a success for Snowdome 22nd June 2015 If you happened to take a lunchtime stroll past the popular Zinc venue at Federation Square in Melbo… Continue Reading
Our new Chair 22nd June 2015 Welcome to the new Chairman of Snowdome’s Board, Roger Greenman AM. Roger’s comprehensive background… Continue Reading
Push to access new treatments 22nd June 2015 A recent news report has highlighted the importance of Snowdome’s work and reaffirms our mission to… Continue Reading
2013/14 Annual Report 17th June 2015 Our 2013/14 Annual Report is now available to view online. In less than four years, Snowdome support… Continue Reading
Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision partners with Snowdome 16th June 2015 Tragically, in February this year, 26 year old Maddie Riewoldt lost her 5 year battle with aplastic… Continue Reading
Fat Duck brings $20,000 to fight blood cancers 16th June 2015 It is with a great amount of awe that we announce the winning (anonymous) bidder has paid $20,000 to… Continue Reading
The Snowdome story on video 5th June 2015 Please watch our short 3 minute video which encapsulates why Snowdome exists and the urgent need to… Continue Reading
Snowdome supports epigenetic BET inhibitors clinical trial 20th May 2015 As today is International Clinical Trials Day (commemorating 20 May 1747, the day on which James Lin… Continue Reading
sailing the high seas for snowdome 2nd April 2015 Warwick Sherman won Division 2 of the 2012 Sydney to Hobart. Five months earlier he was undergoing a… Continue Reading
recently approved research projects 2nd April 2015 Over the last 9 months, Snowdome’s funding efforts have been concentrated on directing just over $1,… Continue Reading
a patient’s perspective – lisa’s story 2nd April 2015 “Settling my daughter into high school was my highest priority. She’d had a pretty rough time during… Continue Reading
fundraising in innovative ways 2nd April 2015 Late in 2014, the Snowdome Foundation was contacted by two different parties with a common cause. Th… Continue Reading
melburnian of the year joins snowdome board 2nd April 2015 It is with great delight that we welcome leading infectious diseases physician, Professor Sharon Lew… Continue Reading
your chance to dine at the fat duck melbourne 2nd April 2015 The Snowdome Foundation is auctioning a ‘Chef’s Table for 4’ generously donated by world-renowned Ch… Continue Reading
supporting ‘global best practice’ 2nd April 2015 Throughout 2013/14, Snowdome was successful in joining several like-minded major donors* to establis… Continue Reading
Fundraising Fireflies are off and away! 13th February 2015 They’re off and away! 800kms over 6 gruelling days through New Zealand’s beautiful but challenging c… Continue Reading
an update on recent accomplishments 21st December 2014 We are proud to share that 215 Australian blood cancer patients have gained access to new, cutting-e… Continue Reading
heston & the fat duck support snowdome 14th December 2014 World renowned Chef, Heston Blumenthal, has announced his support of Snowdome by donating a Chef’s T… Continue Reading
a patient’s perspective – janet’s story 14th December 2014 Janet has endured a multitude of harsh and debilitating treatments since learning she had Myelodyspl… Continue Reading
A Researcher’s Insight – Azacitidine/Eltrombopag study 14th December 2014 In a final analysis of the Peter Mac sponsored Azacitidine/Eltrombopag study, haematologist and rese… Continue Reading
Thank you for helping us raise over $550,000! 14th December 2014 On 15 October 2014, our second ‘Great Shake-Up’ virtual fundraising event was streamed live from AFL… Continue Reading
George & Yolanda Klempfner Fellowship 14th December 2014 The Snowdome Foundation is delighted to announce the George and Yolanda Klempfner Fellowship to supp… Continue Reading
Chris Lilley Charity Sale for Snowdome 9th December 2014 Chris Lilley, the creator of numerous TV comedy series (We Can Be Heroes, Summer Heights High, Angry… Continue Reading
Walking for Chloe 8th December 2014 Most people might struggle to walk or run a 400m running track. Can you imagine walking 81 laps non-… Continue Reading
NOW online – watch the ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 18th November 2014 NOW ONLINE (click HERE) – to learn more about Snowdome, what we do and the urgent need for funds to… Continue Reading
A tribute to Sarah Bennison … 14th October 2014 My youngest brother was six when we first heard that our Mum had Hodgkin’s lymphoma. I was about to… Continue Reading
Adding the personal touch to a ‘Great Shake-Up’ boardroom 12th October 2014 We are down to the final hours before the Snowdome Foundation ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 and are loving t… Continue Reading
A patient’s perspective …. Nicky’s story 10th October 2014 My drive for supporting blood cancer started in November 1998, three weeks after my 27th birthday. … Continue Reading
A sister’s perspective ….. 7th October 2014 How lucky are we in our lives when the word ‘cancer’ is just something we hear about in the media an… Continue Reading
A daughter’s perspective ….. 7th October 2014 My dearest Mother Virginia: In September 2009, our dearest mother discovered two hot, red lumps on h… Continue Reading
Lior to perform at the ‘Great Shake-Up’ 30th September 2014 NEWS FLASH: Lior to perform during our ‘Great Shake-Up’ event! Since his debut album was released in… Continue Reading
‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 online event is going to sea! 28th September 2014 Snowdome Ambassador Andrew Cody is swapping his ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 boardroom for a boat. Four yea… Continue Reading
Wishing Tessa well 23rd September 2014 The Snowdome Foundation sends heartfelt well wishes to Australian actress Tessa James who has reveal… Continue Reading
Heston Blumenthal announces support of Snowdome 17th September 2014 At this morning’s media launch to announce there will be a ballot system for the highly sought-after… Continue Reading
a personal video message from whispering jack 25th August 2014 Well known and much loved Australian musician, John Farnham, has lent his support to the ‘Great Shak… Continue Reading
the fault in her genes 22nd August 2014 September 18 approaches and it will be three years since my sister Andrea was diagnosed with Diffuse… Continue Reading
A mother’s perspective… 18th August 2014 “Prepare yourselves for the worst and hope for the best”. These words still echo from Dr Henry Eckha… Continue Reading
achievements & results 5th August 2014 Since Snowdome began in 2010, we’ve been working hard to attain some significant achievements. With… Continue Reading
We’re shaking things up again! 31st July 2014 On Wednesday 15 October from 12.30 – 1.30pm, Snowdome will hold the second ‘Great Shake-Up’ virtual… Continue Reading
a patient’s perspective – annette’s story 30th July 2014 Annette’s journey began with a tooth ache, then a blood test and following a visit to the Emergency… Continue Reading
a researcher’s insight – dr jake shortt 29th July 2014 Dr Jake Shortt views haematology and blood cancers as one of the most complex aspects of medicine. H… Continue Reading
‘making hope real’ for patients with MDS 28th July 2014 In June this year at the European Haematology Association meeting in Italy, Dr Melita Kenealy, proje… Continue Reading
New Fellowship award – Dr Jake Shortt 28th July 2014 We are delighted to report that Dr Jake Shortt (pictured second from left with Snowdome CEO, Miriam… Continue Reading
A carer’s perspective … 22nd July 2014 Reviewing the diary of Gayle’s lymphoma now in its fifth year, I am reminded of the huge range of em… Continue Reading
Retiring from the board 14th July 2014 We would like to pay tribute to Professor Richard (Dick) Smallwood AO. Retiring after four years as… Continue Reading
‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 VIRTUAL HELP DESK 18th June 2014 To ensure optimal enjoyment of the Snowdome Foundation’s ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014, you will need to fol… Continue Reading
‘Great Shake-Up’ 2013 Highlights 30th May 2014 The inaugural Snowdome Foundation’s ‘Great Shake-Up’ was held in August 2013. It was the first-ever… Continue Reading
Save the Date – the ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2014 5th April 2014   Click here  to watch  highlights of  the ‘Great Shake-Up’ 2013. Save the date for 2014!  Slot… Continue Reading
Snowdome Foundation 2012/13 Annual Report 31st March 2014 To view our 2012/13 Annual Report, click here. Since 2010, Snowdome has been working hard to raise f… Continue Reading
Researcher Interview: Dr. Andrew Wei, Alfred Hospital 31st March 2014 Dr. Andrew Wei, head of the acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) program at The Alfred Hospital, describes… Continue Reading
Philanthropy and government partnering together 30th October 2013 The Snowdome Foundation is delighted to announce a joint initiative with the Victorian Cancer Agency… Continue Reading
Australia’s I.T. leaders lend their combined weight for a great cause 1st July 2013 The Snowdome Foundation 2013 ‘Great Shake-Up’ virtual event introduces an entirely different concept… Continue Reading
Rickshaw run for blood cancer 5th June 2013 Team Holy Cow is raising funds for the Snowdome Foundation. Danny Hogg, Emma Stone & Glenn Pyke… Continue Reading
“The Conspiracy to End Cancer”  (Time Magazine) 1st April 2013   Epigenetics research article featured in TIME Magazine. Learn more here:  http://healthland.t… Continue Reading