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HRC funds the wellbeing of New Zealand

John Kerr posted in on July 20th, 2011.

Millions of dollars are being invested into the health of  New Zealander’s through the government funding body, the Health Research Council. Yesterday the Health Research Council (HRC) announced the recipients of funding from the latest funding round. A grand total of $74.56 Million was allocated to 52 separate projects to be undertaken in universities, research […]

‘Improving Clinical Trials’ Report in the News

John Kerr posted in on June 10th, 2011.

On Wednesday Health Select Committee released the report, ‘Inquiry into improving New Zealand’s environment to support innovation through clinical trials’. Mainstream and specialist media outlets have reported on the inquiry findings, providing commentary and analysis on the committees recommendations. As well as providing a comprehensive review and strategy for the future, the report lays out […]

Improving Clinical Trials Report – Experts Respond

John Kerr posted in on June 8th, 2011.

Today the Health Select Committee released the final report of its ‘Inquiry into improving New Zealand’s environment to support innovation through clinical trials’, making several key recommendations. The report makes a series of recommendations to improve competitiveness and attractiveness of New Zealand as a location to undertake large scale clinical trials. As well as providing […]

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