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Drug addiction graphic
01 April 2019

A Victoria University of Wellington scientist hopes to bring us a major step closer to a vaccine for drug addiction, with the help of an Explorer Grant from the Health Research Council of New Zealand.

NZ Health Research Strategy booklet cover
12 March 2019

Feedback is invited on the draft prioritisation vehicle that will drive health research investment in New Zealand up until 2027. 

Dong-Xu Liu
01 March 2019

New Zealand research scientists and clinicians along with collaborators in the United Kingdom, Singapore and China are a step closer to bringing a new clinical tool or biomarker, to guide clinical decision-making in the management of breast cancer, to market.  

08 January 2019

The chief executive of the Health Research Council of New Zealand, Professor Kathryn McPherson, will step down from the role in mid-2019.