We will upload information about the latest recipients to have been awarded HRC funding for all of our funding opportunities as this information becomes officially available.

The information provided is for ‘year to date’ funding.

Previous Recipient List

  • Project
    Professor Allan Herbison
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    GnRH neuron control of ovulation
    $1,167,633
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Andrew Hill
    University of Auckland
    Development and application of a risk prediction tool for emergency laparotomy
    $1,181,513
    42 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor Keith Ireton
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Role of host exocytosis in infection of human cells by Listeria monocytogenes
    $932,485
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Hamish Jamieson
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Using the InterRAI to improve identification and management of frailty
    $1,167,728
    36 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor Greg Jones
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    An epigenome-wide study for coronary artery disease
    $1,139,534
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Iain Lamont
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Unmasking genes for antibiotic resistance in a superbug
    $1,151,504
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Ross Lawrenson
    University of Waikato
    Improving early access to lung cancer diagnosis for Māori and rural communities
    $1,194,260
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Ross Lawrenson
    University of Waikato
    Reducing delay and increasing access to early diagnosis for colorectal cancer
    $1,195,378
    36 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor Beverley Lawton
    University of Otago
    He Tapu Te Whare Tangata
    $1,194,662
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Colin McArthur
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Bacteraemia antibiotic length actually needed for clinical effectiveness-BALANCE
    $1,191,322
    48 months
  • Project
    Dr Shay McGuinness
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Timing of initiation of renal support in acute kidney injury (STARRT-AKI)
    $1,191,467
    60 months
  • Project
    Dr Troy Merry
    University of Auckland
    Understanding the role of insulin in promoting fatty liver disease
    $1,178,179
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Troy Merry
    University of Auckland
    Targeting P13 to promote healthy ageing
    $1,186,059
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Barry Milne
    University of Auckland
    Child poverty: health consequences, costs, and policy interventions
    $1,181,607
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Alok Mitra
    University of Auckland
    Targeting the ERp44-adiponectin interaction for diabesity treatment
    $1,188,969
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Tess Moeke-Maxwell
    University of Auckland
    Pae Herenga: An investigation of Māori whānau end of life cultural care customs
    $1,198,828
    36 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor Johanna Montgomery
    University of Auckland
    Targeting a zinc link in the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders
    $1,168,418
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Lianne Parkin
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Are treatments for COPD increasing the risk of acute coronary syndrome?
    $842,444
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Louise Parr-Brownlie
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Implantable light stimulator to treat Parkinson's disease
    $1,186,366
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Janis Paterson
    Auckland University of Technology
    Pacific Islands Families Study: Impact of hearing loss on Pacific youth
    $1,196,242
    36 months