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Funding Awarded 2018

$726,243

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

Limited Budget Support
$61,357

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Amelia Condell
Funding to undertake a study to understand the experience of nursing staff reporting adverse events in ADHB.
$1,357
Tim Hornung
To fund an exercise physiologist for the Fontan Fit Trial. This trial is part of the ANZ Fontan registry and is a multi-centre prospective randomized controlled trial in adolescents and adults with a Fontan circulation.
$20,000
Michael Stubbs
Funding salary of principle investigator of Familial DCM in the New Zealand cardiac transplant population
$20,000
Paget Milsom  Research project funding to assess the viability of creating novel therapeutic products from decellularised animal tissue, namely the creation of a heart valve graft from bovine or porcine tissue.
$20,000

Project Support
$14,100

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Peter Ruygrok
The diabetic heart: the impact of mitochrondrila function, on myocyte calcium cycling and contractility
$14,100

Senior Fellowships
$120,000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Patricia Ding (year 3)
Three projects planned under the PhD thesis
1) Left ventricular thrombus project: Professor Ralph Stewart, Dr Jith Somaratne
2) Bifurcation stenting project: Associate Professor Mark Webster, Professor John Ormiston
3) Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy project: Professor Ralph Stewart
$120,000

PhD Scholarship
$0

There was no funding awarded for this funding period.

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

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Jane Hannah

$5,000

Mornington Brennan Nurses Scholarship
$7000

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Youngmee Seong
University fees 2019
$3,500
Vanessa Thorpe
University fees 2019
$3,500

Travel/Conference Support
$38,220


International Conferences Domestic Conferences
Green Lane Travel Award $12,000 $3,000
Nursing/Technical/Paramedical $21,235 $1,985

Salary Support
$289,425

John Neutze Scholarship
Recipient Professor Harvey White 

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

Restricted funds released
$227,141

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