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

  • Project (2019 funding round)
    Dr Martin de Bock
    University of Otago
    Automated insulin delivery for type 1 diabetes utilising open source technology
    $1,317,623
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Dr Janak de Zoysa
    Waitemata District Health Board
    CKD-FIX: Trial of xanthine oxidase inhibition to slow kidney disease progression
    $990,685
    48 months
  • Project
    Dr Justin Dean
    University of Auckland
    Targeting IGF-1 signalling for repair of preterm brain dysmaturation
    $1,157,670
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor William Denny
    The University of Auckland
    Dual activation of anticancer prodrugs by hypoxia and reductase-armed adenovirus
    $1,150,069
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor William Denny
    University of Auckland
    Development of a novel and specific inhibitor of CSF1R for cancer therapy
    $1,199,967
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
    Massey University, Palmerston North
    Subsequent Injury Study (SInS): Improving outcomes for injured New Zealanders
    $588,676
    24 months
  • Project (2019 funding round)
    Professor Sarah Derrett
    University of Otago
    Prospective Outcomes of Injury Study: 10 years on (POIS-10)
    $1,193,001
    36 months
  • Pacific Project
    Dr Ofa Dewes
    University of Auckland
    Differences in fructose uptake in Pacific adolescents
    $599,987
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Paul Donaldson
    The University of Auckland
    Diabetic lens cataract: a problem with cell volume regulation
    $1,302,476
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Paul Donaldson
    The University of Auckland
    Delivering lens anti-oxidants: A strategy to develop anti-cataract therapies
    $1,198,171
    36 months
  • Project (2019 funding round)
    Professor Robert Doughty
    The University of Auckland
    Biomarker-guided secondary prevention post-acute coronary syndromes: An RCT
    $1,596,636
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Building Research in Occupational Health in New Zealand (BROHNZ)
    $2,812,901
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Unpasteurised Milk: Protective for Allergies and Asthma?
    $1,199,899
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Pesticide exposure and neuropsychological effects in children
    $1,198,428
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Non-inflammatory mechanisms in asthma
    $1,199,966
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Persistent airflow limitation and the airway microbiome in childhood asthma
    $1,199,980
    48 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University, Wellington
    Work-related risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    $715,281
    24 months
  • Project (2019 funding round)
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    Massey University
    Biodiversity and microbiota: A novel pathway to allergy and asthma prevention
    $1,199,961
    48 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Susan Dovey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Patient harms in New Zealand general practices: Records review study
    $1,174,690
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Tony Dowell
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Understanding diabetes management: tracking communication in primary care
    $1,125,164
    24 months