Heart rhythm helping to take pulse on Aboriginal health
Aboriginal health experts at the Heart Research Institute (HRI) are sounding the alarm on atrial fibrillation (AF), a leading cause of stroke, as a pilot study aims to help prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD) in this at-risk population by encouraging people to take a greater role in their own healthcare.
Prof Ben Freedman wins prestigious ministerial award for cardiovascular research
Congratulations to Prof Ben Freedman OAM, who has been awarded the prestigious 2023 Ministerial Award for Cardiovascular Research.
Assoc Prof Lining (Arnold) Ju awarded prestigious ARC grant to establish new ‘single-molecule’ facility
Congratulations to Assoc Prof Lining (Arnold) Ju for successfully securing a Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) grant from the Australian Research Council (ARC).
Prof Andrew Coats AO named one of world’s most highly cited researchers
The CEO and Scientific Director of the Heart Research Institute (HRI), Prof Andrew Coats AO, has been announced as a Highly Cited Researcher for 2023 by Clarivate, which is the most prestigious researcher list in the world.
HRI and CPC celebrate their collaboration at incredible Showcase event
Last week, an exciting event was held at The University of Sydney to celebrate the collaboration between the Heart Research Institute (HRI) and Charles Perkins Centre (CPC).
HRI awarded $5 million NHMRC Synergy grant for new stroke treatment
The Thrombosis Group at the Heart Research Institute (HRI) has been awarded a $5 million Synergy grant by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
HRI awarded prestigious $100,000 grant by Ramaciotti Foundations
Congratulations to Dr Xuyu (Johnny) Liu, Unit Leader at the Heart Research Institute, who has been awarded a $100,000 Health Investment Grant from the Clive & Vera Ramaciotti Foundations.
World-first exercise study shows benefits for patients with congenital heart disease
The Heart Research Institute’s (HRI’s) world-first exercise trial for patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) is already seeing positive results, with participants reporting increased energy and reduced anxiety while being active.
HRI’s Prof Andrew Coats named as Australia’s top cardiology researcher
The Heart Research Institute’s Scientific Director and CEO Prof Andrew Coats has been recognised as Australia’s top researcher in cardiology for the second year running.