Professional development – it benefits everyone

Professional development and leadership opportunities are critical to success. Without the ability to learn and grow we don’t change. And if we aren’t changing, how can the work we do change, grow and improve. This is true for most people across most sectors, but seems to have particular relevance to the NFP sector. This sector primarily serves and seeks to make a positive difference in the community, many times at an individual level but also at a policy and systems change level. And yet professional development and leadership opportunities are…

International clinical results validate Adelaide research

Cystic Fibrosis is the most common chronic genetic disorder that shortens the life of young Australian’s today – and there is no cure.  Every four days a baby is born with cystic fibrosis and every nine days a young person loses their life to the disease.  Worldwide, about 70,000 people suffer from the disease which significantly impacts lung function as well as affecting the gut, liver, pancreas and reproductive tissues. A dedicated group of researchers in Adelaide, known as the Adelaide CF Gene Therapy Research Team, have been working to…