05/09/2022

NHMRC-EU Collaborative Research Grant Scheme Results Announced: AUD 3.4 million for 7 projects


The Australian Government is investing more than AUD 3.4 million to support Australian participation in seven collaborative health and medical research projects with EU institutions.

The NHMRC–EU Collaborative Research Grant Scheme supports Australian participation in leading international collaborative research under Horizon Europe. Horizon Europe is the EU’s key funding program for research and innovation. It supports creating and better dispersing of excellent knowledge and technologies.

The projects will address a range of important health priorities such as mental health, developmental disorders, cerebral palsy, air pollution and quality of life for cancer survivors.

Projects:

 

Chief Investigator Title  Administering Institution Budget
Professor Christel Middeldorp Youth-GEMs: Gene Environment interactions in Mental health trajectories of Youth University of Queensland $499,332
Professor Roslyn Boyd     Clinical validation of Artificial Intelligence for providing a personalized motor clinical profile assessment and rehabilitation of upper limb in children with unilateral Cerebral Palsy University of Queensland $499,779
Dr Eva Zopf PREFERABLE-II - Personalised Exercise-Oncology for improvement of supportive care: a super umbrella trial to demonstrate the (cost)effectiveness of live-remote exercise in cancer survivors Cabrini Health $457,547
Professor Yuming Guo Improvement of school indoor air quality and children's health Monash University $499,557
Professor Kevin Thomas Identification of chemical and biological determinants, their sources, and strategies to promote healthier homes in Europe (INQUIRE) University of Queensland $499,819
Professor Angela Morgan Risk and Resilience in Developmental Diversity and Mental Health Murdoch Children’s Research Institute $499,734
Associate Professor Klaus Schubert PsychSTRATA University of Adelaide $498,335

 

Source: NHMRC