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Funding Awarded 2017

$848,700

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

Limited Budget Support
$59,992

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Tom Gentles
12 month salary support (0.2FTE), to retrospectively code operation reports prior to 1988. Match patients with NHI numbers where possible, establish survival status, and enter the data into the existing Paediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery Database (PCCSD).
$20,000
Margaret Wilsher
Support to develop functional MRI capabilities at the Centre for Advanced MRI (CAMRI) to measure regional lung function.
$20,000
Nigel Wilson
To fund a data manager to develop the New Zealand RHD Registry
$19,802
Tom Gentles  A feasibility study to examine fetal regional blood flow and oxygen consumption in the normal fetus. $  7,100

Project Support
$199,104

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Malcolm Legget
Multi Ethnic New Zealand Study of Acute Coronary Syndromes - MENZACS
$49,104
Nigel Lever
Ovine models for lead extraction
$50,000
John Beca
Nitric Oxide on cardio pulmonary bypass in congenital heart disease – A randomized controlled multi-center trial $50,000
Jithendra Somaratne Improving treatment of left ventricular mural thrombus: An ANZACS-QI study  $50,000

Senior Fellowships
$100,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Rachael Parke
(Year 1.5)
A Multi-centre, Open Label, Randomised Controlled Trial to Compare a Conservative Fluid Management Strategy to Usual Care in Participants after Cardiac Surgery
$100,000

PhD Scholarship
$105,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Ryan Welch
Exercise induced dyspnea caused by ventilatory limitation to exercise:  A normal process for adolescents?
$105,000

Centennial Travel Award for Nurses, Technical, and Paramedical Staff
$0

There was no funding awarded for this funding period.

Mornington Brennan Nurses Scholarship
$5000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Rince Leen
University fees 2018
$2,500
Stephanie Hlohovsky
University fees 2016
$2,500

Travel/Conference Support
$56,419


International Conferences Domestic Conferences
Green Lane Travel Award $12,000 $3,000
Nursing/Technical/Paramedical $35,296 $6,123

Salary Support
$288,787

John Neutze Scholarship
Recipient Professor Harvey White 

Other Salary Support
 

Administrative Support
Karishma Sidhu/Eli Dimalapang (Biostatistics), Charlene Nell (Desktop Administrator), Michele D’Souza (Cardiovascular Research Unit)

Restricted funds released
$27,488

Research support, research salary support, travel support, transplant fellowship, Auckland Medical Museum (Brave Hearts exhibition), GL Dinner