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 Career Development Award - Aust. Research Collaborative
    Michael Baker
    University of Otago
    Housing and health research programme
    $3,975
    3 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Michael Baker
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Ethnic and socioeconomic differences in pandemic influenza infection in New Zealand
    $229,323
    12 months
  • 2013 Partnership Programme
    Professor Michael Baker
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Cure Kids, Heart Foundation, Ministry of Health, Te Puni Kokiri
    Identifying risk factors for rheumatic fever in New Zealand
    $799,362
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Michael Baker
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Understanding GAS pharyngitis and skin infections as causes of rheumatic fever
    $1,197,693
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Michael Baker
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Developing an optimal strategy for the rheumatic fever endgame
    $1,196,974
    36 months
  • Explorer Grant (2018 funding round)
    Dr Chris Baldi
    University of Otago
    A unique cellular mechanism for diabetic heart disease?
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Ms Mere Balzer
    Te Runanga o Kirikiriroa Charitable Trust
    Whanau Māori & mental health: Snapshots of strengths, resilience & recovery
    $132,483
    18 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Ms Mere Balzer
    Te Runanga o Kirikiriroa
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Families Commission, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Exploring whanau based strategies and communication employed to reduce violence
    $4,000
    3 months
  • Clinical research training fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Ahmed Barazanchi
    University of Auckland
    Development and application of a risk prediction tool for emergency laparotomy
    $204,737
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Augusto Barbosa
    The University of Auckland
    The Outcomes of Lactobacillus and Trichomonas vaginalis Interaction
    $145,200
    36 months
  • Breast Cancer Research in New Zealand 2017 Partnership
    Associate Professor David Barker
    University of Auckland
    HRC, Breast Cancer Cure, The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation
    Development of inhibitors of PC-PLC as anticancer therapeutics
    $200,000
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Reducing post-stroke attention deficits: Extending a randomised controlled trial
    $60,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Reducing post-stroke attention deficits: a randomised controlled trial
    $479,032
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Dr Carolyn Barrett
    The University of Auckland
    Measuring sympathetic nerve activity
    $500,000
    60 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr James Bartley
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Vitamin D Supplementation in Bronchiectasis
    $149,725
    12 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Ghader Bashiri
    The University of Auckland
    Novel metabolic processes to target persistent tuberculosis
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Lesley Batten
    Massey University
    EGFR testing for Māori patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
    $143,868
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Ellie Baxter
    University of Otago
    Qualitative analysis of Māori patients' primary health care experiences
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Pharmacotherapy for the different phenotypes of airways disease
    $1,200,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    A randomised placebo-controlled trial of paracetamol use in influenza
    $747,053
    18 months