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

  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Clarie McLintock
    Auckland District Health Board
    A National Population-based Study of Rheumatic Heart Disease in Pregnancy
    $148,911
    30 months
  • 2014 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Tracy Melzer
    New Zealand Brain Research Institute, Christchurch
    Tracking cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease with serial MRI
    $149,943
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Stuti Misra
    University of Auckland
    Corneal nerve microstructural changes in diabetes
    $149,354
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Rinki Murphy
    The University of Auckland
    Genetics of type 2 diabetes, obesity and personalised obesity surgery
    $146,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Peter Nagy
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Roles of hydrogen sulfide in inflammation
    $150,000
    18 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Patricia Neuwelt
    The University of Auckland
    'Acceptability' and access to primary care: The reception process
    $148,730
    30 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Vili Nosa
    The University of Auckland
    Pacific Men’s Health and Wellbeing: The Case of Niue and the Cook Islands
    $150,000
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Susannah O'Sullivan
    The University of Auckland
    The role of the PDGFR in bone formation
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Ronan O'Toole
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Targeting essential genes in the treatment of tuberculosis
    $129,500
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Suetonia Palmer
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Making better clinical decisions to prevent kidney disease
    $138,789
    24 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Niranchan Paskaranandavadivel
    University of Auckland
    Activation to recovery mapping to predict gastric dysrhythmias
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Rachel Purcell
    University of Otgao
    CRC Predict study - association of molecular subtypes and microbiome in CRC
    $249,477
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Clare Reynolds
    The University of Auckland
    IL-1 signalling and developmental programming of offspring metabolic health
    $141,968
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Daniel Ribeiro
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The effectiveness of a monitor and feedback device for changing postural behaviour
    $146,824
    26 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr David Rice
    Waitemata District Health Board
    Anti-depressants for osteoarthritis pain: Can we predict treatment efficacy?
    $247,098
    24 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Stephen Ritchie
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding nasal flora and prevention of Staphylococcus aureus disease
    $148,824
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Shakila Rizwan
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The nose knows the way: An intranasal approach to treat drug-resistant epilepsy
    $137,636
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Evan Roberts
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Stature and body mass of the New Zealand population, 1850-2008
    $149,942
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Simone Rodda
    University of Auckland
    Improving the effectiveness of lifestyle change strategies
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Euan Rodger
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Developing a diagnostic tool for myelodysplastic syndrome
    $143,998
    36 months