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CEO newsletter November 2007

Download CEO's newsletter - november 2007 CEO's newsletter November 2007 (PDF, 13.8KB) CEO's newsletter November 2007 (DOC, 28KB) Working to improve Australia's health Australian health and medical researchers are working to build a healthier Australia. This country has many reasons to be proud of our researchers' accomplishments, including three Nobel Prizes for work done here, but health remains one of our biggest challenges. It lies at the core of...

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CEO newsletter September 2007

NHMRC Grant Announcement for 2008 I am delighted that the Prime Minister, the Hon John Howard MP, announced the following NHMRC grants commencing in 2008, worth $561.4 million: $336 million for 660 Project Grants; $106 million for 12 Project Grants; Over $50 million for 88 Research fellowships; $28 million in infrastructure funding to 35 independent medical research institutes; $15 million for 5 Special Program Grants for research on Type 1 diabetes, in conjunction with...

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Editorial: Human Research Ethics Committees

This editorial was originally published in the NHMRC report Challenging Ethical Issues in Contemporary Research on Human Beings. Editorial: Human Research Ethics Committees (PDF, 46KB)

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CEO newsletter June 2007

International review of NHMRC processes One of the commitments made in the Strategic Plan and Statement of Intent to the Minister is to complete an International Review of NHMRC processes, including maintenance of public confidence in research, by December 2007. A Statement of Requirement for a consultant to facilitate an international panel to undertake the review has been prepared and a Request for Tender is scheduled for advertising on Saturday 23 June 2007. An International Panel is...

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CEO newsletter April 2007

Meeting tomorrow’s health challenges In this month's CEO Newsletter, Warwick Anderson reflects on the NHMRC's new Strategic Plan There has never been a time when health research has been better poised to tackle human health problems and to stimulate the creation of new industries. We understand the fundamental biological mechanisms of life at a depth much more profound than even a decade ago, we understand the influence of the social and physical environment on health much...

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