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09 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.

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13 December 2018

A new report by the Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR) provides a comprehensive profile of clinical trials in New Zealand registered between 2006-2015.

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13 December 2018

The Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) and Ministry of Social Development (MSD) are pleased to announce that funding has been offered to two recipients through the 2018 MSD-HRC research initiative.

20 November 2018

A Victoria University of Wellington researcher hopes to improve the success of a fertility treatment that’s rarely used in New Zealand but may potentially provide a safer alternative to current artificial reproductive technologies (ART).