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

  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Helen Moewaka-Barnes
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Maori priorities for life stage research: Hapu Ora
    $270,000
    19 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Allan Moffitt
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Whole of system approach to CVD interventions in Counties Manukau
    $98,126
    12 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Dr Johanna Montgomery
    The University of Auckland
    Synaptic targets for neurodegenerative disease and brain repair
    $399,000
    31 months
  • 2010 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Ian Morison
    University of Otago
    Epigenomics of liver tumour induction and progression: use of a zebrafish model
    $253,849
    24 months
  • 2006 Partnership Programme
    Dr Susan Morton
    Auckland UniServices Limited
    Ministry of Social Development
    Longitudinal Study of New Zealand Children and Families: Development Phase
    $1,300,000
    18 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Cliona Ni Mhurchu
    Auckland UniServices Limited
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Enhancing food security and physical activity for Maori, Pacific and low income whanau/families
    $599,000
    24 months
  • 2010 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Dr Garry Nixon
    University of Otago, in partnership with Hokianga Health Enterprise Trust and Central Otago Health Services Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand
    Impact of Generalist Clinician-Performed Ultrasound and Echocardiography in rural New Zealand
    $200,000
    18 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Nicola North
    Auckland UniServices Ltd, The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Increasing the effectiveness of the 'HEHA' workforce
    $435,543
    33 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Brandon Orr-Walker
    Centre for Clinical Research & Effective Practice, Counties Manukau DHB
    Optimal Management of Morbidly Obese Diabetes Patients undergoing Bariatric Surgery
    $55,753
    33 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Dr Stephanie Palmer
    Tumana Research Services
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Ko taku iwi tuaroa tena: Key factors in decision-making on immunisation among Maori - extension
    $32,315
    4 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Lianne Parkin
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Medsafe
    Monitoring drug safety through linkage of existing prescription and outcome data
    $88,699
    12 months
  • PHARMAC and HRC Research Partnership (2016)
    Dr Lianne Parkin
    University of Otago
    HRC, PHARMAC
    Improving metformin adherence and persistence in people with type 2 diabetes
    $213,229
    24 months
  • 2011 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Associate Professor Matthew Parsons
    The University of Auckland, in partnership with the Waikato District Health Board
    Evaluating a Supported Discharge Team; a randomised controlled trial
    $199,785
    18 months
  • 2012 Partnership Programme
    Dr Kathy Peri
    The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Canterbury Medical Research Foundation
    Impact of Christchurch Earthquakes on Health of Older People
    $105,700
    18 months
  • 2014 Breast Cancer Research Partnership
    Dr Jo Perry
    The University of Auckland
    Breast Cancer Research Trust, New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, HRC
    Inhibiting the human GH receptor with small molecule antagonists
    $194,605
    24 months
  • Breast Cancer Research in New Zealand 2017 Partnership
    Dr Jo Perry
    University of Auckland
    HRC, Breast Cancer Cure, The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation
    Targeting growth hormone signal transduction in breast cancer
    $199,202
    24 months
  • Partnerships Programme
    Dr Helen Petousis-Harris
    The University of Auckland
    HRC, Ministry of Health
    Effectiveness of the New Zealand pertussis vaccine schedule
    $134,215
    6 months
  • PHARMAC and HRC Research Partnership (2016)
    Professor Keith Petrie
    University of Auckland
    HRC, PHARMAC
    Improving acceptance of generic medicines
    $213,750
    12 months
  • 2006 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor Russell Poulter
    University of Otago
    Microbial models of the human L1 retrotransposon
    $457,000
    24 months
  • 2006 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor Cristin Print
    The University of Auckland
    Inferring Genetic Pathways in Melanoma cells
    $567,000
    30 months