Media centre

On this page you'll find media statements issued by MSWA containing information about events, fundraising, investment in research, services and facilities and corporate news. Media outlets are welcome to follow up with our Brand & Communications Manager for further information.

Libby Cassidy - MSWA Brand & Communications Manager
M 0424 136 560

21 September 2021

New MSWA CEO appointed

The MSWA Board has announced the appointment of new CEO Melanie Kiely, who will replace Marcus Stafford AM when he steps down in October.

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20 July 2021

Today, MSWA is proud to announce that in this 2021/22 financial year, we are committing a record-breaking amount of $10 million to neurological research.
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13 May 2021
CEO Marcus Stafford Announces Retirement Read more

8 March 2021
MSWA is WA’s leading contributor to neurological research Read more

2 March 2021
MSWA and ECU research funding partnership: New motion-sensing technology set to make waves for people living with neurological conditions Read more

27 October 2020
MSWA to build a new multipurpose facility in Albany Read more

3 August 2020
MSWA to build a new High Support Accommodation Facility in Shenton Park Read more

26 February 2020
MSWA continues partnership with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra Read more

19 February 2020
Newly developed therapy for people experiencing poor sleep and fatigue Read more

20 December 2019
Uncovering a link between gut health and neurological diseases Read more

12 December 2019
Translating research into practice Read more

11 November 2019
MSWA welcomes Jemma Barsby as an ambassador Read more

7 November 2019
MSWA brings immersive multi-sensory experience to Perth just in time for summer! Read more

18 October 2019
The MSWA Arena Ascent – MSWA’s newest challenge for all Read more

3 October 2019
MSWA arrives in Butler Read more

20 September 2019
Schools in regional WA top fundraisers for MS Readathon Read more

19 August 2019
MS Australia has released findings of a national research study Read more

22 July 2019
Living proof that music has sound healing properties Read more

27 May 2019
MSWA gives a voice to Western Australians living with multiple sclerosis Read more

13 May 2019
Firefighters rush to set a new record and raise vital funds for MSWA Read more

8 May 2019
Perth Ninja Warrior preparing to Step Up for MSWA Read more

8 April 2019
MSWA uniting the community to support people living with Parkinson’s Disease Read more

13 March 2019
MSWA & WASO connecting young west australians to healthy brain stimulation Read more

11 March 2019
MSWA funded brain plasticity research offers hope for neurological conditions Read more

6 February 2019
WASO announces unique partnership with MSWA Read more

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