Media release: Australia’s first private, women’s-only mental health hospital opens
Media release: Australia’s first private, women’s-only mental health hospital opens

Media release: Cabrini unveils sculpture by prominent Melbourne artist
Media release: Cabrini unveils sculpture by prominent Melbourne artist

The history of Cabrini Elsternwick – Hopetoun Street
The history of Cabrini Elsternwick – Hopetoun Street

Formally known to our local community as Cabrini Hopetoun, the site, 2-6 Hopetoun Street in the heart of Elsternwick,...

Stay abreast of signs and symptoms this October
Stay abreast of signs and symptoms this October

More than 50 Australian women are diagnosed with breast cancer every day.

The face behind the new service: Meet Sharon Sherwood
The face behind the new service: Meet Sharon Sherwood

When it comes to heading up the country’s first private, women’s-only mental health hospital, it’s safe to say there’s no...

The importance of speech in everyday life
The importance of speech in everyday life

It’s been three months since Rachel realised her ability to smile had disappeared.

Caring for the aged a life-long passion
Caring for the aged a life-long passion

There are many things Irene Kogan loves about her job, but nothing beats a good story from one of her...

National Stroke Week a timely reminder
National Stroke Week a timely reminder

It’s been a year since Dawn Lawless was told she had suffered a stroke, a diagnosis that took her completely...

Palliative Care – it’s more than you think at Cabrini
Palliative Care – it’s more than you think at Cabrini

It’s not a role everyone could truly say they loved, but working in palliative care has been nothing short of...

Breast Friends by the Bay to host fundraiser for Cabrini
Breast Friends by the Bay to host fundraiser for Cabrini

Find out about translational breast cancer research at Cabrini and how you can be part of an upcoming fundraiser to...

Shining a light on our volunteers
Shining a light on our volunteers

As part of National Volunteer Week we spoke to one dedicated employee who has devoted an incredible 28 years of...

A Cabrini clinical trial has changed the future for one lucky grandmother
A Cabrini clinical trial has changed the future for one lucky grandmother

It’s hard to imagine what life has in store for you, but it’s even harder after being diagnosed with a...

At Cabrini we are all the patient experience
At Cabrini we are all the patient experience

He finished school at 18 and still hadn’t decided what his future had in store, but after an interesting turn...

Media Release: Phase One of Cabrini Cancer Institute opened by the Federal Minister for Health
Media Release: Phase One of Cabrini Cancer Institute opened by the Federal Minister for Health

Phase One of Cabrini Health’s state-of-the-art cancer institute was officially opened by the Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt today.

Teen has smart watch to thank for lifesaving surgery
Teen has smart watch to thank for lifesaving surgery

It’s been almost five months since Lexie Northcott’s life changed in an unimaginable way.

The choice to inspire others this International Women’s Day
The choice to inspire others this International Women’s Day

Louise O’Connor’s aim throughout her impressive career has been to inspire others to be the best version of themselves each...

Global pandemic doesn’t stop Cabrini graduates from finishing final year
Global pandemic doesn’t stop Cabrini graduates from finishing final year

From the moment he set foot inside this hospital, Bernard Pelpola knew there was something special about Cabrini.

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month: A patient journey
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month: A patient journey

As part of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month we caught up with patient Leane Flynn to see how the past 12...

Cabrini obstetrician has found her calling
Cabrini obstetrician has found her calling

She may not have known what her future held while she was in high school, but there’s no doubt Dr...

Cabrini connection runs in the family
Cabrini connection runs in the family

Nancy Vaynberg is one of the many people who truly make up the heart and soul of Cabrini.

Australian-first surgery performed at Cabrini during COVID-19
Australian-first surgery performed at Cabrini during COVID-19

A Cabrini Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon performed an Australian-first procedure during the global COVID-19 pandemic, without even knowing.

Lung cancer: a reminder of what’s important
Lung cancer: a reminder of what’s important

You could say Andrew Rosenberg has been dealt a tough hand in the game of life. But that’s not the...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A mother’s story
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A mother’s story

When mum-of-three Sophia* was diagnosed with breast cancer in December 2018, it felt like she was living someone else’s...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information about coronavirus for patients and visitors.

The magnitude of one prostate cancer clinical trial at Cabrini
The magnitude of one prostate cancer clinical trial at Cabrini

If there’s one piece of advice Dr David Pook would give another man it’s this: treat your health the same...

Blood Cancer Awareness Month: Advice to live by
Blood Cancer Awareness Month: Advice to live by

As part of Blood Cancer Awareness Month, one Cabrini patient is sharing her story in the hope of not only...

Cabrini Hopetoun repurposed to care for aged care residents during pandemic
Cabrini Hopetoun repurposed to care for aged care residents during pandemic

Cabrini Hopetoun has been repurposed to provide care to COVID-19 positive patients from aged care facilities.

Cabrini Institute colorectal research makes international headlines
Cabrini Institute colorectal research makes international headlines

When it comes to research into the treatment of rectal cancer, Cabrini Institute is making waves. Research by team of...

Cabrini’s role in Safer Baby Collaborative has astounding results
Cabrini’s role in Safer Baby Collaborative has astounding results

Cabrini has just completed its part in the Safer Baby Collaborative, and the results are incredible. Cabrini was one of...

Student acknowledges Cabrini staff in heartfelt gesture
Student acknowledges Cabrini staff in heartfelt gesture

A Kilvington Grammar School student has spent the past few weeks planning and preparing care packages for some of Cabrini’s...

Palliative Care Week: One nurse’s journey
Palliative Care Week: One nurse’s journey

Nursing has never been just a job for Jasmine Sebastian, it’s part of who she is.

Couple tie the knot Cabrini-style
Couple tie the knot Cabrini-style

A couple and their tight-knit family have celebrated a very special occasion at Cabrini Residential Aged Care, showcasing how love...

Triple heart attack survivor an important reminder of women’s health
Triple heart attack survivor an important reminder of women’s health

It’s been eight years since Aileen Little’s life was turned upside down. Now, she’s reminding other women that their cardiac...

Cabrini creates a “birthday to remember” during pandemic
Cabrini creates a “birthday to remember” during pandemic

It was an 80th birthday celebration Ron Lowe won’t forget it a hurry. But thanks to one Cabrini nurse and...

Cabrini a number one choice for nurse bank staff
Cabrini a number one choice for nurse bank staff

It’s been more than two decades since Jessica Purcell walked through Cabrini’s doors after finishing her nursing studies, and after...

Postponement of all elective surgery
Postponement of all elective surgery

Cabrini has been preparing for the role it will play in the state-wide response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the...

Supporting equality on International Women’s Day
Supporting equality on International Women’s Day

Sue Williams promotes equality for women in the workforce on International Women’s Day

Cabrini babies leap into 2020
Cabrini babies leap into 2020

For the Gould family, a leap year baby simply wasn’t on the cards.

New research gives hope for ovarian cancer
New research gives hope for ovarian cancer

The future for women with ovarian cancer is one that’s looking brighter than ever before.

Midwifery in Myanmar, a journey like no other
Midwifery in Myanmar, a journey like no other

A combination of bringing new life into the world and bearing witness to the transition into parenthood has kept the...

Providing assistance for those living with lymphoedema
Providing assistance for those living with lymphoedema

Raising the profile of lymphoedema.

The New wave of silicosis
The New wave of silicosis

A devastating lung disease threatening workers in our stone benchtop industry.

Connect Newsletter March 2020
Connect Newsletter March 2020

Holding onto hope this Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Holding onto hope this Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Leane Flynn is holding out hope there will be an early detection test and ongoing treatments options available for women...

Cabrini surgeons perform operations to return indigenous athletes to sport
Cabrini surgeons perform operations to return indigenous athletes to sport

Pro bono surgery helps young indigenous athletes get back on the field.

Australia Day honours for Cabrini community
Australia Day honours for Cabrini community

They’re legends in their own right, and now these current and former Cabrini supporters have been recognised among the country’s...

New decade heralds hope for New Year’s Day babies
New decade heralds hope for New Year’s Day babies

Parents celebrate the new year with the arrival of a baby boy.

Cabrini’s new Hip Dysplasia Clinic opens its doors
Cabrini’s new Hip Dysplasia Clinic opens its doors

When it comes to loving the job you do, Cabrini paediatric orthopaedic surgeon Gary Nattrass would give most a run...

Cabrini connection spans four generations
Cabrini connection spans four generations

Great-granddaughter born at same hospital where her great-grandmother gave birth.