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

  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Haxby Abbott
    University of Otago
    Economic analysis of physiotherapy care to reduce costs of osteoarthritis
    $134,565
    12 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Clive Aspin
    University of Waikato
    Monitoring sexually transmitted infections among Māori in the Bay of Plenty
    $144,267
    12 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr James Bartley
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Vitamin D Supplementation in Bronchiectasis
    $149,725
    12 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Lesley Batten
    Massey University
    EGFR testing for Māori patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
    $143,868
    12 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    RCT of Asthma Risk with Paracetamol Use in Infancy - A Feasibility Study
    $149,000
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Venous thromboembolism prevention in lower leg injury requiring immobilisation
    $145,460
    12 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Peter Black
    The University of Auckland
    Randomised, controlled trial of the mediterranean diet for asthma - a feasibility study
    $149,394
    12 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Sunny Collings
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Ultra-brief intervention for common mental health syndromes in primary care
    $148,767
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Professor Julian Crane
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Prevention of the common cold with topical nasal Carrageenan
    $98,614
    6 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Nicola Dalbeth
    The University of Auckland
    Allopurinol for prevention of gout: A feasibility study
    $144,506
    9 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Ajith Dissanayake
    Centre for Clinical Research Effective Practice
    Does intensive insulin therapy promote healing in diabetic foot ulcers?
    $149,815
    12 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Susan Dovey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Patient Safety in New Zealand General Practices: Records Review Study
    $149,276
    12 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Mr Scott Duncan
    AUT University
    Healthy Homework: A physical activity and nutrition intervention for children
    $142,681
    12 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Feasibility Study
    Professor Michael Findlay
    The University of Auckland
    Magnesium for endocrine-related cognitive problems in breast cancer
    $149,995
    12 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Ms Lyndie Foster Page
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    A Novel Approach to Caries Management in New Zealand Children
    $146,826
    12 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Philippa Gander
    Massey University, Wellington
    Can Reinforcing the Circadian Clock Improve the Sleep of Alzheimers Patients?
    $146,717
    12 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Leigh Hale
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Prevention of Falls for Adults with Intellectual Disability (PROFAID)
    $143,062
    12 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Rosemary Hall
    The University of Otago, Wellington
    Diabetes in pregnancy effects on subsequent generations
    $100,000
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Professor Bob Hancox
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Beta-blockers in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): Feasibility of a randomised controlled trial
    $149,956
    12 months
  • 2016 funding round - Feasibility Study
    Associate Professor Bob Hancox
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Beta-blockers in COPD: Feasibility of an RCT in stable patients
    $149,908
    12 months