NHMRC

Scientia Professor Richard Bryant
18 February 2014
UNSW has won $22.8 million in National Health and Medical Research Council grants, the second largest amount Australia-wide and far ahead of any other university in the State. 
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14 February 2014
UNSW has performed strongly in the latest analysis by the federal government of the impact of its health and medical research funding.
fredhilmer_full_length
20 November 2013
In the face of an impending crisis in research funding and policy, it is up to universities and researchers to continue to take the case up to government as loudly as possible, writes Vice-Chancellor Fred Hilmer. 
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24 October 2013
UNSW has received $37 million in the latest round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council.
NHMRC_Plibersek
18 December 2012
Groundbreaking work on HIV, cardiovascular disease and improving patient safety are among the major UNSW research programs to be awarded funding by the National Health and Medical Research Council.
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21 November 2012
Specialisation and focus is critical and individual scholars sometimes fall in love with their discipline. This can be very good but it can also be bad, writes Merlin Crossley.
Rakesh_crop
26 October 2012
The grant application process for NHMRC funding needs urgent reform so that available funds are sensibly and fairly distributed, argues Rakesh Kumar.
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19 October 2012
Studies into the effectiveness of reduced doses of HIV therapy and healthy brain ageing are among UNSW projects to receive major backing in the latest round of medical research funding.
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27 October 2011
UNSW has won funding to establish three new Centres of Excellence to drive research into the treatment of traumatic brain injuries, immunising at risk populations, and e-Health.
17 October 2011
Research into snakebite venom, the role of sex hormones in schizophrenia, and ways to reduce smoking rates in socioeconomically disadvantaged groups has won UNSW more than $46 million in federal government health funding.
Gunning_inside
17 November 2010
It's not every day a medical scientist wins four major research grants in as many weeks. But for Professor Peter Gunning, receiving the grants worth close to $2 million is fitting recognition of 25 years of research.
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03 November 2009
Studies into the effectiveness of home visits for families of Aboriginal infants and the impacts on children of parents using alcohol and tobacco have received major backing.
Fall_inside
23 October 2009
Research to prevent falls in older people and to combat hepatitis C infection are among the big winners in a new round of health funding.
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16 July 2009
Three UNSW research teams have received fast-tracked funding to study the evolving threat of swine flu.
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09 February 2009
UNSW professors have dominated the latest round of NHMRC funding, winning a record 80 percent of the $39.6 million on offer in NSW.
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28 January 2009
The Federal Government has honoured two of the University's top medical researchers with prestigious Australia Fellowships worth $4 million each.
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10 November 2008
Research aimed at reducing the number of patients harmed in our hospitals has been awarded $8.4 million - making UNSW the largest recipient of NHMRC Program Grants for 2009.
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16 October 2008
UNSW has won its largest number of project grants ever in the latest round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council.
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11 April 2008
UNSW has won the largest grant in a recent round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
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17 March 2008
UNSW has won more grants than any other institution in the country, in a special round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council, aimed at tackling dementia.
Sandra_egger_web
14 December 2007
Two UNSW researchers have had their outstanding contributions to health and medical research recognised by the NHMRC.
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25 September 2007
Fifty grants worth more than $30 million have been awarded to UNSW in the latest round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council - the University's best ever result.
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05 January 2007
UNSW has won twenty grants in the latest round of funding from the NHMRC, including a grant of over $1.5 million to a team led by Professor Robyn Ward.