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

  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ashalyna Noa
    University of Canterbury
    Canterbury Earthquake: Impact on Pacific Health provision
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Gregory O'Grady
    The University of Auckland
    A rational foundation for gastric stimulation through continuum-modelling
    $233,340
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Mrs Elizabeth Oliphant
    University of Auckland
    Caffeine for the prevention of intermittent hypoxaemia in late preterm neonates
    $319,995
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Cynthia Otene
    AUT University
    Literature review of cultural safety pertaining to foot-care within Māori
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Mr Mahonri Owen
    University of Waikato
    Development of a brain controlled prosthetic
    $18,600
    12 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Eru Pomare Fellowship
    Dr Te Hereripine Paine Sarah-Jane
    Massey University
    Moe tika, moe pai: Advancing sleep health in Aotearoa/New Zealand
    $321,740
    41 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Monique Palaone-Smith
    The University of Auckland
    Factors related to sports participation and physcial activity amongst Pacific youth
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Suetonia Palmer
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Vasoactive peptides in kidney disease
    $221,080
    36 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus health research fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Michael Pankhurst
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Bi-modal anti-Mϋllerian hormone signalling in the ovary
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Rachael Parke
    The University of Auckland
    Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in the era of effective drug treatment
    $145,833
    42 months
  • Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
    Associate Professor Dipika Patel
    The University of Auckland
    A novel biosynthetic tissue substitute for transplantation
    $500,000
    4 years
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Miss Jordan Pearse
    The University of Auckland
    Micro-aggressions and Māori
    $20,600
    12 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Chris Pemberton
    University of Otago
    BNP signal peptide: a novel, specific marker of acute cardiac injury
    $500,000
    49 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Mera Penehira
    University of Waikato
    Maori and Indigenous health initiatives: blood borne viral and sexually transmitted infections
    $102,550
    47 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Kyle Perrin
    University of Canterbury
    The effect of oxygen therapy on clinical outcomes in acute asthma and pneumonia
    $235,101
    36 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Maxim Petrov
    The University of Auckland
    New insights into pancreatogenic diabetes
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Anna Pilbrow
    University of Otago
    Blood relations: finding circulating biomarkers for inherited heart disease
    $500,000
    50 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Janine Pilcher
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    High concentration oxygen and hypercapnia in respiratory disease
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Maori Health Rangahau Hauora
    Gillian Pirikahu
    Whakauae Research Services (Te Maru o Ruahine Trust)
    He Arorangi Whakamua - A Ngati hauiti tobacco control intervention
    $12,000
    6 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Veronica Playle
    University of Auckland
    The use of WGS to describe the molecular epidemiology of TB in NZ
    $256,126
    36 months