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Funding Awarded 2009

$828,639

Click on underlined investigator names to link to publications arising from this research.

Limited Budget Support
$41,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Anita Sumpter Milrinone dosing in paediatric cardiac intensive care $20,000
Dr Heather Spinetto To research and document the history and contribution of nursing within the Green Lane Hospital CTSU from the time of the first bypass surgery until the transfer to Auckland City Hospital $21,000

Project Support
$183,343

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Nigel Wilson Prevalence of rheumatic heart disease in students from a low-risk NZ population $33,343
Dr Simon Mitchell Contribution to purchase of EDAC sonar bubble counter $20,000
Dr Mark Webster ISAR-SAFE: An investigator-initiated, randomised, double- blinded, placebo-controlled non-inferiority trial comparing clopidogrel given for 6 months following drug-eluting stent deployment to clopidogrel for 12 months $85,000
Dr Ralph Stewart Vasodilators in aortic regurgitation 45,000

Senior Fellowships
$80,270

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Nigel Wilson Part-time salary support for several projects concerning rheumatic heart disease in children and international echocardiography standardisation of RHD $80,270

PhD Scholarship
$105,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Paul Sexton Airways disease, obesity and the metabolic syndrome complications following cardiac surgery? $105,000

Centennial Travel Award for Nurses, Technical, and Paramedical Staff
$5,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Shuja Zahidani Attendance at the Cardiac Morphology Course in London $5,000

Travel / Conference Support
$70,505

  International Conferences Domestic Conferences
Senior Registrar Travel Award $15,000 -
Medical (only for those who do not receive CME) $1,300 -
Nursing/Technical/Paramedical $45,617 $8,588

Other Awards
$76,289

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Heart Foundation Donation to Chair in Heart Health $75,000
Dr Tim Wilcox Framing of historic photos $1,289

Salary Support
$272,232

John Neutze Scholarship
Professor Harvey White 

Other Salary Support

Administrative Support
Irene Zeng/Mildred Lee (Biostatistics), Barbara Semb (Research Support), Joshua Washington/Charlene Nell (Cardiovascular Research Unit)