Research to help prevent people dying of heart attack faces a funding shortfall
Researchers at HRI are appealing to the public to help fund research that could prevent thousands dying of heart attack each year.
Bridging the valley of death
Professor Shaun Jackson is calling on the Australian Government to establish a Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) clinical development fund to support the early clinical development of breakthrough medical devices and therapies.
Nurturing the next generation of scientists
HRI welcomed Summer Scholars from both Australia and New Zealand to experience a research career at HRI for seven weeks.
HRI reviews colchicine for cardiovascular disease
HRI scientists and collaborators have reviewed colchicine and its potential as a treatment for cardiovascular disease, in a paper published in Heart, Lung and Circulation.
Dr Jessica Orchard wins CSANZ Prevention Prize
HRI's Dr Jessica Orchard was awarded the Prevention Prize at the Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand conference for her talk on the AF-SMART II rural screening study.
HRI wins Best Workplace Award 2020
HRI has won ‘Best Workplace 2020’ for providing an exceptional work environment for staff, awarded by consultancy firm Voice Project.
Heart screen could protect hundreds from stroke
Testing Māori and Pacific people for an irregular heartbeat earlier could spare hundreds of people from stroke each year, a University of Auckland study has found.
HRI and collaborators have published research confirming a clear pattern between the incidence of atrial fibrillation and First Nations peoples.
HRI analyses new atherosclerosis research
HRI's Dr Ashish Misra analyses groundbreaking new research into the mechanism of atherosclerotic plaques.