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

  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Nicholas Wilson
    University of Otago
    Longitudinal study of smokers for tobacco control: NZ arm of multi-country study
    $1,429,126
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor William Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Programme Extension | Physiological Targeting in Cancer Therapy
    $5,252,166
    36 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Julia Wilson
    University of Otago
    Pathways to panic: Genetics in the pathogenesis and treatment of panic
    $111,559
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Nichola Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    What are 'real world' outcomes after surgery for children with cerebral palsy?
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2013 Partnership Programme
    Dr Nigel Wilson
    Auckland DHB Charitable Trust
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Cure Kids, Heart Foundation, Ministry of Health, Te Puni Kokiri
    The significance of rheumatic heart disease detected by echocardiography
    $800,000
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Programme
    Professor William Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Biomarker-guided drug targeting of the tumour microenvironment in radiotherapy
    $4,918,968
    60 months
  • 2006 Career Develoopment Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Ian Winburn
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Protective effects of carbon monoxide following renal transplant ischaemic surgery
    $145,876
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor John Windsor
    The University of Auckland
    Toxicity of Mesenteric Lymph in Critical Illness
    $1,134,445
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor John Windsor
    The University of Auckland
    Mitochondria in multiple organ dysfunction syndrome
    $679,561
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor John Windsor
    The University of Auckland
    Redefining the Basics: Goal Directed Fluid Therapy in Acute Pancreatitis
    $148,852
    12 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor John Windsor
    University of Auckland
    Targeting toxic gut lymph to treat acute disease
    $1,176,441
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor John Windsor
    University of Auckland
    Establishing drainage of thoracic duct lymph for longitudinal clinical studies
    $1,158,581
    48 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Christine Winterbourn
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Oxidative Stress in Health and Disease
    $2,215,010
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Christine Winterbourn
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Neutrophil oxidants in infection and inflammation
    $1,588,079
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Karen Witten
    Massey University
    Children's mobility and physical activity in higher density urban neighbourhoods
    $1,186,407
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Karen Witten
    Massey Universisty, Auckland
    Enabling participation for children and young people with disabilities
    $784,464
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Conroy Wong
    Counties Manukau District Health Board, Auckland
    A Randomised Trial of Tiotropium Treatment for Bronchiectasis
    $1,198,253
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Conroy Wong
    Centre for Clinical Research Effective Practice
    Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory effects of nicotinamide in bronchiectasis
    $150,000
    12 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Conroy Wong
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Prophylactic azithromycin for bronchiectasis: A randomised, controlled trial
    $1,347,563
    30 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Conroy Wong
    Centre for Clinical Research and Effective Practice
    Anti-inflammatory effects of oral and transdermal clonidine in bronchiectasis
    $149,696
    12 months