Supporting Baker-IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute

On December 11 Susan Alberti attended the unveiling of a new consulting suite at Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute named in honour of her daughter. Sue said Danielle Alberti, who suffered from Type 1 diabetes and eventually died from the disease, would be proud of her ongoing efforts to help fund better prevention, treatment … Continued

Glengala Primary School Speech Night

On December 9 Susan Alberti was guest of honour at Glengala Primary School’s annual speech night. For many years Sue has attended the evening, funding academic and citizen scholarships for Grade 6 students to help continue their education. “Congratulations to Hai Dang who was awarded the 2014 School Academic Award and Palae Say who received … Continued

Jack Holt Society High Tea

On December 5 Susan Alberti hosted the annual Jack Holt Society High Tea, held in honour of generous individuals who have made a bequest in support of St Vincent’s Institute of Medical Research. “These most precious people have made a decision that will ensure medical research discovery lasts beyond their own lifetime,” Sue said.  “Both … Continued

2015 Diary Dates

To all of our valued supporters, We would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a happy and safe New Year. – From the Team at Susan Alberti Medical Research Foundation.   Please place the following events in your 2015 diary! SAMRF Mother’s Day Luncheon – Thursday 7 May 2015 SAMRF 30th Anniversary … Continued

Supporting the Barwon Bulldogs

On November 28 Susan Alberti was the guest speaker for the Barwon Bulldogs Annual Dinner in Geelong. Sue was joined by over 100 guests including a number of current players, among them new recruit Tom Boyd and cult figure Luke Dahlhaus (pictured with Sue).

Footscray Hospital 60th birthday

On November 18 Susan Alberti attended Footscray Hospital’s ‘Friends Lunch’ which was organised to recognise and thank the volunteers and auxiliaries that make a significant contribution to the success of Western Health. Sue is pictured with Robert Heslop who is one of the 400 regular volunteers at the hospital. “Volunteering is the lifeblood of our … Continued

AIM Outstanding Women Breakfast

On November 14 Susan Alberti attended the Australian Institute of Management’s Outstanding Women Breakfast. Former Prime Minister Hon Julia Gillard was guest speaker at the event, which Sue addressed early this year. “I talked to Julia about her life post politics and how much she still enjoys watching the Western Bulldogs play!” Sue said.

Women’s Donor Network

On November 13 Susan Alberti participated in a roundtable event hosted by the Australian Women’s Donor Network on sex, gender and medical research. “I was delighted to share my experiences with my fellow speakers and an impressive audience,” Sue said. Sue has been at the forefront of providing more opportunities for women in research such … Continued

Victoria University Dinner

On November 11 Susan Alberti hosted the Victoria University Foundation Dinner at the Australia Club. Sue is Chair of the Foundation and has been as strong supporter of providing more opportunities for students and the disadvantaged in Melbourne’s west for many years. Sue was joined at the dinner by Hon Kevin Andrews, Chancellor George Pappas … Continued

Heathcote Health

On November 6 Susan Alberti was guest speaker at Heathcote Health’s Annual General Meeting. The organisation provides a range of aged care and health services to the local community. “I was delighted to make a donation toward the organisation’s Primary Care Redevelopment and commend them on the work they do to promote better health outcomes … Continued

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