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

  • Feasibility Study Grant (2017)
    Professor Ralph Maddison
    University of Auckland
    Feasibility of a mobile game to improve diabetes self-management in young people
    $249,998
    24 months
  • 2018 Feasibility Study grant
    Dr John Mathy
    Counties Manukau DHB
    Prophylactic InCisional Antibiotics in Skin Surgery (PICASSo trial) feasibility
    $248,477
    24 months
  • 2018 Feasibility Study grant
    Dr Andrew McDaid
    University of Auckland
    Automated over-ground gait rehabilitation in acute stroke: A feasibility study
    $237,839
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Shay McGuinness
    Auckland District Health Board Charitable trust
    Study of the control of oxygen levels during cardiopulmonary bypass
    $141,411
    12 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Kathryn McPherson
    AUT University
    Portable airway support in stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    $146,726
    12 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Hayden McRobbie
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Rapid assessment of smoking status using change in acoustic parameters of voice
    $148,238
    12 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Brent McSharry
    Auckland District Health Board
    0.9% saline vs Plasma-Lyte® as standard fluid therapy in hospitalised children
    $149,664
    12 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Edwin Mitchell
    The University of Auckland
    Sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI) case-control feasibility study
    $144,000
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Rinki Murphy
    The University of Auckland
    Factors affecting gut microbiota establishment and function during infancy
    $150,000
    12 months
  • 2016 funding round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Rinki Murphy
    University of Auckland
    Probiotics for prediabetes: Dose-ranging and MRI feasibility study
    $149,209
    12 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Cliona Ni Mhurchu
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Feasibility of traffic light labels to signpost food choices in supermarkets
    $150,000
    12 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Cliona Ni Mhurchu
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Feasibility of an intervention to decrease television watching in children
    $147,838
    12 months
  • 2016 funding round - Feasibility Study
    Professor Pauline Norris
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Randomised controlled trial of prescription charges: Feasibility study
    $149,999
    12 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Sarah-Jane Paine
    Massey University
    Developing Sleep Services that meet the needs of Māori: A feasibility study
    $145,561
    12 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Mrs Rachel Parke
    Auckland District Health Board
    Fluid therapy after cardiac surgery - A feasibility study
    $137,356
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Helen Petousis-Harris
    The University of Auckland
    Feasibility study of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, awareness and vaccine acceptability in men
    $149,588
    12 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Helen Pilmore
    Auckland District Health Board
    The Beta-blocker to Lower Cardiovascular Dialysis Events Vanguard Study
    $138,740
    12 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Lindsay Plank
    Auckland Hospital
    Efficacy on beta-blockade for reducing energy expenditure in cirrhosis
    $114,261
    12 months
  • 2018 Feasibility Study grant
    Professor Richard Porter
    University of Otago
    Social rhythms therapy for bipolar disorder in routine clinical practice
    $246,985
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Suzanne Purdy
    The University of Auckland
    SPICCATO: Stroke and Parkinson's Community Choir Engagement and Therapeutic Outcomes
    $149,986
    12 months