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

  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Robert Doughty
    The University of Auckland
    Outcome in patients with heart failure with a preserved left ventricular ejection fraction; the PEOPLE Study
    $251,553
    27 months
  • International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    Professor Robert Doughty
    The University of Auckland
    International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    $199,951
    24 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour
    Occupational dermatitis in New Zealand cleaners
    $399,978
    44 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Workplace interventions to reduce wood dust exposures in joinery and furniture workers
    $392,499
    37 months
  • 2009 Distric Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Paul Drury
    Auckland District Health Board Charitable Trust
    Reducing length of stay and improving quality of care for inpatients with diabetes
    $148,110
    12 months
  • Breast Cancer Research Partnership
    Dr Anita Dunbier
    University of Otago
    Breast Cancer Cure, The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, HRC
    Understanding the role of aspirin in breast cancer treatment
    $199,604
    24 months
  • 2014 Breast Cancer Research Partnership
    Dr Anita Dunbier
    University of Otago
    Breast Cancer Research Trust, New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, HRC
    Targeting the immune response to improve outcomes in ER+ve breast cancer
    $199,583
    24 months
  • Breast Cancer Research in New Zealand 2017 Partnership
    Dr Anita Dunbier
    University of Otago
    HRC, Breast Cancer Cure, The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation
    The potential of immunotherapy as a treatment for ER+ve breast cancer
    $199,491
    24 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Professor Sir Mason Durie
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Families Commission, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Whakaoranga Whanau: Whanau Resilience.
    $313,000
    24 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Professor Richard Edwards
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Developing strategies to reduce smoking uptake and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure of New Zealand children
    $599,000
    30 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Dr Susan Farruggia
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Youth Development
    Mentoring and Young People: A Systematic Review
    $5,000
    6 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Dr Susan Farruggia
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Youth Development
    Mentoring and Young People: A Systematic Review
    $45,000
    6 months
  • 2008 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Michael Findlay
    The University of Auckland
    Randomised phase II/ III study of preoperative chemoradiotherapy versus preoperative chemotherapy for resectable gastric cancer
    $122,000
    36 months
  • 2011 Partnership Programme
    Professor Michael Findlay
    Auckland UniServices Limited, The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    An Internal Examination of Colorectal Cancer Management in New Zealand
    $1,000,000
    35 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Christa Fouche
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    HRC, Ministry of Youth Development
    The Effectiveness of Youth Work on Young People
    $5,000
    6 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Christa Fouche
    Auckland UniServices Ltd, The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Youth Development
    The impact of youth work for young people
    $45,000
    6 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor John Fraser
    The University of Auckland
    How does chronic obstructive pulmonary disease develop in non-smokers?
    $400,000
    52 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Dr Heather Gifford
    Whakauae Research Services (Te Maru o Ruahine Trust)
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Accident Compensation Corporation, Families Commission
    Facilitating whanau resilience through Māori primary health intervention
    $349,734
    24 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Dr Marewa Glover
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    What motivates Maori, Pacific, and Low SEC users of tobacco to stop smoking?
    $217,000
    12 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    A randomised trial of an intervention to improve immunisation coverage and timeliness
    $312,782
    29 months