World Hypertension Day
Today is World Hypertension Day. Do you Know Your Numbers? Hypertension usually produces no symptoms which means most people don’t even realise they have it. It is estimated that roughly half of adults with hypertension are not aware of their condition.
Dr Mary Kavurma, Group Leader of the Vascular Complications Group
A creative and inspired scientist, Dr Mary Kavurma has led the Vascular Complications Group since joining the HRI in 2013.
International Women's Day: Supporting Women in Research
Dr Christina Bursill has been awarded the HRI’s inaugural Career Re-Start Grant, to support female researchers. The grant, was launched in November last year, giving researchers who were pregnant, on maternity leave, or had returned in the last two years to the HRI the chance to apply for a $60,000 grant.