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When irregular heartbeat is something more: the WHF Roadmap on Atrial Fibrillation

27th May, 2021

HRI’s Professor Ben Freedman has co-chaired a significant update to the World Heart Federation Roadmap on Atrial Fibrillation.

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Dr Melissa Farnham awarded Kirby Foundation grant

25th May, 2021

Dr Melissa Farnham has been awarded a Kirby Foundation grant to research how obstructive sleep apnoea causes disease.

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Research to help prevent people dying of heart attack faces a funding shortfall

11th May, 2021

Researchers at HRI are appealing to the public to help fund research that could prevent thousands dying of heart attack each year.

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Bridging the valley of death

22nd March, 2021

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.

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HRI reviews colchicine for cardiovascular disease

25th January, 2021

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.

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Solving a sticky problem in diabetes: Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju wins Ideas Grant

22nd December, 2020

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.

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Dr Jessica Orchard wins CSANZ Prevention Prize

17th December, 2020

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.

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HRI wins Best Workplace Award 2020

11th December, 2020

HRI has won ‘Best Workplace 2020’ for providing an exceptional work environment for staff, awarded by consultancy firm Voice Project.

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HRI researchers take steps to prevent peripheral artery disease

7th December, 2020

HRI’s Arterial Inflammation and Redox Biology Group has made an important discovery in preventing peripheral artery disease.

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