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.
Solving a sticky problem in diabetes: Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju wins Ideas Grant
Congratulations to Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju on being awarded a 2020 Ideas Grant from the NHMRC for his project Novel ‘Mechano-medicine’ combats deadly sticky blood clots in diabetes.
HRI researchers take steps to prevent peripheral artery disease
HRI’s Arterial Inflammation and Redox Biology Group has made an important discovery in preventing peripheral artery disease.
Deadly Steps lead to a healthier heart
HRI’s love of ‘everything science’ and desire to spread the enthusiasm to the next generation has seen major steps in Deadly Science’s latest initiative.
Jessica Orchard wins Best 8-minute PhD presentation
HRI’s Jessica Orchard was awarded best 8-minute PhD presentation at the recent Australian Society for Medical Research NSW conference.