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

  • 2013 Partnership Programme
    Professor Diana Lennon
    Auckland Uniservices Ltd, The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Cure Kids, Heart Foundation, Ministry of Health, Te Puni Kokiri
    Which school model for group A streptococci and acute rheumatic fever reduction?
    $798,000
    36 months
  • 2014 Breast Cancer Research Partnership
    Dr Dong-Xu Liu
    The University of Auckland
    Breast Cancer Research Trust, New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, HRC
    SHON as a novel biomarker predicting endocrine therapy response in breast cancer
    $200,000
    24 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Dr Tom Love
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Models of Primary Care for responding to pandemic influenza
    $249,800
    12 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Helen Lunt
    Canterbury District Health Board
    Health benefits of high intensity exercise for populations at risk of diabetes and CVD
    $161,699
    15 months
  • Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Associate Professor Ralph Maddison
    The University of Auckland, in partnership with Auckland DHB and Waitemata DHB
    Text4Heart: Improving adherence in people with heart disease
    $198,000
    18 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Associate Dean Patrick Manning
    Otago District Health Board
    Does a virtual Specialist Diabetes Clinic improve linkages with primary care and reduce the demand on secondary care diabetes specialist services
    $25,594
    12 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Dr Colin McArthur
    Auckland District Health Board Charitable Trust
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Australia and New Zealand influenza intensive care patient registry
    $59,500
    12 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Dr David McBride
    University of Otago
    International survey of musculoskeletal disorders and related disability
    $183,456
    30 months
  • 2011 Partnership Programme
    Dr David McBride
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Community Health after the Mapua remediation project
    $270,000
    24 months
  • 2012 Partnership Programme
    Dr David McBride
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Canterbury Medical Research Foundation
    Occupational Health of Front Line Workers in Christchurch
    $120,000
    18 months
  • 2010 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Dr Brian McKenna
    The University of Auckland, in partnership with Waitemata DHB
    Health Research Council of New Zealand
    Delivery of effective mental health services to prisons
    $198,265
    18 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Ms Helen McLauchlan
    Centre for Clinical Research & Effective Practice, Counties Manukau DHB
    Identifying Aspiration and Reducing Pneumonia in Stroke Patients using Cough Reflex Testing
    $91,500
    19 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr David McLean
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour
    Occupational asthma in New Zealand sawmill workers
    $400,000
    48 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Professor Kathryn McPherson
    AUT University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    The Staying Well Project for Disabled People
    $239,327
    24 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor Tony Merriman
    University of Otago
    A combined whole genome association scan for common autoimmunity genes
    $418,875
    24 months
  • International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    Associate Professor Tony Merriman
    University of Otago
    International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    $195,406
    24 months
  • 2012 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Associate Professor Sally Merry
    The University of Auckland
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, in partnership with Kapiti Youth Support
    E-monitoring and e-therapy for youth depression in primary care
    $199,500
    18 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Helen Moewaka-Barnes
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Maori priorities for life stage research: Hapu Ora
    $270,000
    19 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Allan Moffitt
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Whole of system approach to CVD interventions in Counties Manukau
    $98,126
    12 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Dr Johanna Montgomery
    The University of Auckland
    Synaptic targets for neurodegenerative disease and brain repair
    $399,000
    31 months