• 31 MAR 20
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    Health Research Council New Zealand – Special Update 31 March 2020

    A message from CEO Professor Sunny Collings and changes to the 2020 Health Delivery Research Investment Round.

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    • 30 MAR 20
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    Changes to NHMRC 2020 Funding Schemes

    Professor Anne Kelso AO, CEO Australian NHMRC has issued an important announcement regarding grant funding in 2020 which is reproduced in full below and can be read at here. Extended deadlines, as well as schemes on hold or cancelled, may come as both a relief (in terms of grant workload in 2020) and a frustration,

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    • 26 MAR 20
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    Facilitating ethics review during outbreaks

    Recommended reading from the New Zealand Health Research Council.  Last year BMC Medical Ethics published a paper that included recommendations for ensuring that ‘ethics preparedness’ is an important foundation for an effective public health response to infectious disease outbreaks and other public health emergencies. It makes compelling and timely reading, especially given the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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    • 26 MAR 20
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    New Zealand Health Research Council – ‘COVID-19 updates for researchers’

    The Health Research Council has a ‘COVID-19 updates for researchers’ page on its website, which it is frequently updating with the latest news. This page includes answers to commonly asked questions such as: Are application deadlines being extended for current funding rounds? Can I get an extension or suspension to my existing research contract? I have just submitted an application to the HRC, but realise now that my research plans may be disrupted by COVID-19. What should I do?

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    • 26 MAR 20
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    New Zealand Health Research Council – COVID-19 update: All science assessing committee meetings cancelled

    The New Zealand Health Research Council has announced that due to the new restrictions/lockdown now in force in New Zealand and Australia, and the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak, they have decided to cancel all HRC science assessing committee meetings for the current funding rounds.

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