The Medical Council congratulates all those recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours, paying particular tribute to medical professionals who have been acknowledged. Among those honoured are current Medical Council member Professor John ...
Professor John Nacey recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020 Research For Life (RFL) Board member and Immediate Past Chairman, Professor John Nacey has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020, being made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (CNZM). Research For Life’s current chairman Dr Lance Lawler... Keep Reading
Research For Life awards $105,810 to Wellington Medical Researchers Wellington-based medical researchers have received $105,810 in Research For Life’s first funding round for 2020. Research For Life funds innovative quality research undertaken by researchers in the early stages of their careers who, through their work, will advance the... Keep Reading
Top scientists call for urgent COVID vaccine strategy to ensure New Zealand’s health and economic viability
Top scientists call for urgent COVID vaccine strategy to ensure New Zealand’s health and economic viability Some of New Zealand’s top scientists are urging the need for a national COVID-19 vaccine programme to ensure New Zealand is best placed to access an effective vaccine at the earliest opportunity. Malaghan Institute Director... Keep Reading
Researchers working on decoy molecule to fool COVID-19 A decoy molecule that fools coronavirus by attracting it before it can attach to lung cells may provide a way forward in the fight against COVID-19. Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington’s Dr Davide Comoletti, a Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science in the School of... Keep Reading
Research For Life (RFL) invites Wellington-based medical researchers to apply for research and travel grants. The closing date for RFL’s next round of grant applications is Friday, 27 March 2020. Last year, Research For Life made 13 research grants and 19 travel grants in its two funding rounds totalling $179,285. Keep Reading