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17 April 2018

About 25 per cent of New Zealand couples who are wanting to conceive may experience infertility or seek medical help. A series of discoveries funded by the Health Research Council may, in time, offer hope to struggling couples.

Members of the three medical research agencies involved in the collaboration
05 April 2018

New Zealand, Australia and Canada have renewed their collaborative agreement to improve the health and wellness of Indigenous peoples in their three countries.

28 March 2018

OPINION: The Health Research Council of New Zealand’s chief executive, Professor Kath McPherson, adds her voice to the debate stimulated by a Stuff column published earlier this week.

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28 March 2018

The Health Research Council (HRC) has awarded 10 new explorer grants worth a combined value of $1.5 million.