Welcome to the GRACE Study

GRACE is a research project investigating resistant bacteria or 'superbugs' in residential aged care, that aims to improve the health of older Australians.

This website provides information on the GRACE study aims, the research team, participant requirements and collaborating organisations. The website serves as the platform to communicate the release of GRACE study news, reports and presentations.

The GRACE study is part of the work undertaken at the South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute.

The Study

The GRACE study aims to investigate the carriage and transfer of resistant bacteria or 'superbugs' in residential aged care.

Our Team

The GRACE study is coordinated by Professor Geraint Rogers from the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI).


Our resources include the latest GRACE study news and useful information about resistant bacteria or 'superbugs'.

The Study

In a nutshell, Professor Geraint Rogers and his research team from the South Australian Health and Medical Research...


Our Resources

What we've gathered over the course of our research, including both our findings and content from external providers.

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We'd Love to Hear From You

The GRACE study achieved some fantastic findings, we'd love to share them with you.

Our Latest Resources

January 31, 2019
The Results Are Back from the SAHMRI Lab!

22 June 2018: Who is the filthiest? That was the question asked by radio station Mix 102.3's breakfast hosts....

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January 31, 2019
Research funding for AMR in aged care

7 May 2018: On 16 February 2018 the Australian Government announced two major research projects to better...

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January 31, 2019
Improving health outcomes for senior Australians living in residential aged care facilities

23 February 2018: Last week, the Honourable Ken Wyatt AM MP...

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