Who are we?
The Nepean Foundation financially supports the world class medical research being undertaken in outer Western Sydney. Our aim is to improve the lives of people locally and around the world.
"The Nepean Foundation connects supporters like you, with talented clinicians, researchers and educators who are making a real difference in people's lives."
Joseph Grassi, Chairman
Pushing the boundaries of knowledge and shaping the healthcare of tomorrow.
Caring for our local community not only inspires our health professionals to deliver better care today and every day, it drives them to conduct bold research to push the boundaries of knowledge and shape the treatments of tomorrow.
Two research teams led by Nepean Hospital clinicians garnered international attention with papers in leading science journal, Nature Communications.
The teams have forged new directions in the globally significant research fields of influenza, pregnancy complications and allergies. “There are clear benefits for patients when treating clinicians are involved in research,” says researcher and paediatrician at Nepean Hospital, Professor Ralph Nanan.
Nepean Foundation works on many exciting projects to help improve the lives of others and are very proud of the progress we continue to make. Learn more about what we do, who we help, and how we work every day to promote positive change.