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

  • 2006 Funding Round
    Ms Suzanne Pitama
    University of Otago
    The Māori community heart study
    $1,919,504
    60 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Sally Poppitt
    The University of Auckland
    Seeking new insights and new routes to diabetes prevention: PREVIEW New Zealand
    $1,120,603
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor John Potter
    Massey University, Wellington
    Self-sampling for HPV screening: a community trial
    $1,199,764
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Tim Prickett
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Studies on the cardio-protective effects of CNP agonists
    $646,169
    24 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Patricia Priest
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Hand sanitiser to reduce illness absences in primary school children
    $797,205
    22 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Thomas Proft
    The University of Auckland
    TeeVax - a novel vaccine against group A streptococcus?
    $1,122,354
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Federik Pruijn
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular and Hypoxia Biomarkers of Sensitivity to New NitroCBI Anticancer Drugs
    $1,193,430
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Andrew Pullan
    The University of Auckland
    New Clinical Tools for Diagnosing Gastric Dysfunction
    $1,114,289
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Andrew Pullan
    The University of Auckland
    Mapping, Modelling and Manipulating Gastric Electrical Activity
    $1,303,066
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Miriam Rademaker
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Implantable devices: Improved monitoring of heart failure and tachyarrhythmia
    $589,775
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Dr Rohit Ramchandra
    University of Auckland
    Physiological pacing to improve cardiac output in heart failure
    $1,115,696
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Rohit Ramchandra
    The University of Auckland
    Targeting chemoreceptors in hypertension: a large animal pre-clinical trial
    $1,187,099
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Annemarei Ranta
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Efficacy and Safety of TIA Electronic Support Tool (FASTEST) Trial
    $624,846
    24 months
  • Project
    Dr Annemarei Ranta
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Geographic and ethnic inequities in stroke outcomes
    $1,195,238
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Gordon Rewcastle
    The University of Auckland
    Strategies for developing PI3K p110α isoform specific anticancer drugs
    $1,498,525
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Gordon W Rewcastle
    The University of Auckland
    PI3K inhibitors as targeted anticancer drugs
    $1,324,193
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Gordon Rewcastle
    The University of Auckland
    Targeted Cancer Drugs: a New Class of Selective Inhibitors of PI3 Kinase
    $1,199,179
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Paul Reynolds
    Te Atawhai o Te Ao
    He kakano: Māori views and experiences of fertility, reproduction and ART
    $656,062
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Urocortin2 in Decompensated Heart Failure
    $435,081
    24 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University Otago, Christchurch
    Renal denervation in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
    $1,195,997
    36 months