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HRI awarded NHMRC Development Grant

15th September, 2018

Dr Steven Wise, Leader of the Applied Materials Group at HRI, has been awarded a prestigious National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Development Grant for his work inventing a sealant technology for valves used in heart surgery.

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HRI awarded NSW CVRN Carer’s Travel Scholarship

15th September, 2018

Dr Melissa Farnham has been awarded a Carer’s Travel Scholarship by the NSW Cardiovascular Research Network (CVRN).

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HRI Chairman welcomed as CSANZ President

8th September, 2018

Professor Leonard Kritharides has recently been welcomed as the new Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) President.

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HRI welcomes Dr Ashish Misra

1st August, 2018

The Heart Research Institute welcomes Dr Ashish Misra as Unit Leader of the Atherosclerosis and Vascular Remodelling Group.

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HRI: A modern workplace for collaboration

15th July, 2018

The Heart Research Institute is proud to be featured at Microsoft Inspire 2018 as an organisation that has digitally transformed into a modern workplace, enabling it to stay at the leading edge of cardiovascular research.

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Big-hearted investment to save Australian lives

15th June, 2018

The NSW Government has backed a bold new plan to become the premier state for heart disease with a $150 million funding package to fight the resurgence of the deadly condition.

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New drug hope to target silent killer

18th May, 2018

An exciting new treatment for very high blood pressure is on the horizon after a world-first discovery by a team of Sydney heart researchers.

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Blood clot breakthrough a saviour for diabetics

15th May, 2018

A breakthrough by Australian scientists could soon protect tens of thousands of Australian people with diabetes from killer heart disease and strokes.

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Mechanobiology Down Under

12th May, 2018

The inaugural Mechanobiology Down Under meeting was held at the Bronte Surf Lifesaving Club in Sydney on 3–4 May 2018.

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