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HRI awarded three prestigious NHMRC grants

15th December, 2023

The Heart Research Institute (HRI) has secured more than $4.3 million of funding with the announcement of this year’s National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Ideas and Development Grants.

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Leading researchers gather at the 2023 Sydney Cardiovascular Symposium

14th December, 2023

Delegates from across Australia gathered for the 2023 Sydney Cardiovascular Symposium, an annual event co-hosted by the Heart Research Institute (HRI) and the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (VCCRI).

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HRI calls for donations to stop Australia’s biggest killer this Christmas

14th December, 2023

The Heart Research Institute (HRI) is calling on public donations as part of their end of year Christmas appeal to help fund their cutting-edge research to fight cardiovascular disease.

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Leading US cardiologist visits HRI

11th April, 2024

Scientists from the Heart Research Institute (HRI) were fortunate to receive a visit from eminent US cardiologist and researcher Prof Javed Butler.

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HRI alumni share their memories as we honour 35 years of research

4th April, 2024

As HRI celebrates its 35th anniversary, we spoke to a few of our alumni about their fondest memories at the Institute.

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Heart rhythm helping to take pulse on Aboriginal health

22nd February, 2024

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.

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Prof Ben Freedman wins prestigious ministerial award for cardiovascular research

20th February, 2024

Congratulations to Prof Ben Freedman OAM, who has been awarded the prestigious 2023 Ministerial Award for Cardiovascular Research.

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Assoc Prof Lining (Arnold) Ju awarded prestigious ARC grant to establish new ‘single-molecule’ facility

7th December, 2023

Congratulations to Assoc Prof Lining (Arnold) Ju for successfully securing a Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) grant from the Australian Research Council (ARC).

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Prof Andrew Coats AO named one of world’s most highly cited researchers

5th December, 2023

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.

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