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

  • Projects
    Associate Professor Maurice Curtis
    The University of Auckland
    Identifying the first signs of dementia in humans
    $891,792
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Wayne Cutfield
    The University of Auckland
    Assessment of pituitary function following traumatic brain injury in infancy
    $616,770
    24 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Stuart Dalziel
    Auckland District Health Board
    RCT of Levetiracetam vs. Phenytoin for Status Epilepticus in Children
    $1,198,986
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Stuart Dalziel
    Auckland DHB
    How safe are our emergency departments? A national prospective cohort study
    $1,197,164
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Brian Darlow
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Cure Kids
    New Zealand Very Low Birthweight Young Adults: Mapping the Road Ahead
    $1,150,400
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Alan Davidson
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding kidney injury and the role of HNF1beta
    $884,664
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Alan Davidson
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding how WT1 and its binding partner WTX cause renal disease
    $1,171,726
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Alan Davidson
    The University of Auckland
    The role of the Pax-Notch pathway in kidney disease
    $1,067,513
    36 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor Alan Davidson
    University of Auckland
    Kidney organoids: Modelling kidney injury and preclinical drug testing
    $1,182,356
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Joanne Davidson
    The University of Auckland
    Look before we leap: strategies for treating mild neonatal encephalopathy
    $1,185,478
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Davis
    The University of Auckland
    Improving health systems performance: enhancing hopsital outcomes
    $1,727,442
    48 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Peter Davis
    The University of Auckland
    Life-course predictors of mortality inequalities
    $1,091,258
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Catherine Day
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Uncovering how inhibitor of apoptosis proteins regulate cell survival
    $991,988
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Catherine Day
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Integration of inflammatory signalling by TNF receptor associated factors
    $1,185,038
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Dr Janak de Zoysa
    Waitemata District Health Board
    CKD-FIX: Trial of xanthine oxidase inhibition to slow kidney disease progression
    $990,685
    48 months
  • Project
    Dr Justin Dean
    University of Auckland
    Targeting IGF-1 signalling for repair of preterm brain dysmaturation
    $1,157,670
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor William Denny
    The University of Auckland
    Dual activation of anticancer prodrugs by hypoxia and reductase-armed adenovirus
    $1,150,069
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor William Denny
    University of Auckland
    Development of a novel and specific inhibitor of CSF1R for cancer therapy
    $1,199,967
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
    Massey University, Palmerston North
    Subsequent Injury Study (SInS): Improving outcomes for injured New Zealanders
    $588,676
    24 months
  • Pacific Project
    Dr Ofa Dewes
    University of Auckland
    Differences in fructose uptake in Pacific adolescents
    $599,987
    36 months