World’s largest screening project to launch in Australia to prevent disabling strokes
HRI’s Professor Ben Freedman, Dr Nicole Lowres and Dr Katrina Giskes have received a significant Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) grant that is poised to transform Australia’s stroke-related healthcare.
Australian research to help prevent 10 Australians dying of heart attack each day 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.
First Nations peoples at earlier risk of atrial fibrillation
HRI and collaborators have published research confirming a clear pattern between the incidence of atrial fibrillation and First Nations peoples.
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 analyses new atherosclerosis research
HRI's Dr Ashish Misra analyses groundbreaking new research into the mechanism of atherosclerotic plaques.
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.
Solving a sticky problem in diabetes: Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju wins NHMRC 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.
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.