Major Projects 2013

The table below lists our major projects in 2013. For a full listing, see our Annual Report.

Source Project TitleInvestigatorsDuration Total Funding
Alcoa of Australia Ltd Healthwise Study Sim, Malcolm (CIA); Abramson, Michael; Benke, Geza; Del Monaco, Anthony; Dennekamp, Martina 1995-2013 $4,619,525
Australian Institute of Petroleum Ltd Health Watch Sim, Malcolm (CIA); Glass, Deborah 2005-2013 $2,073,227
Collagen Aesthetics Australia (Subsidiary of INAMED, USA) Centre for the study of obesity O'Brien, Paul (CIA) 2003-2013 $4,673,056
CSIRO ASPREE Healthy Ageing Biobank McNeil, John (CIA); Reid, Christopher; Woods, Robyn; Abhayaratna, Walter; Ames, David; Gibbs, Peter; Nelson, Mark; Burgess, Antony; Lockett, Trevor; Masters, Colin; Szoeke, Cassandra 2009-2013 $3,476,000
Department of Health and Ageing Cochrane Centre Fund Project: National Health Priority Areas – Consultation, Training and Research Green, Sally (CIA) 2005-2013 $5,413,287
Department of Health / Transport Accident Commission Monitoring and Evaluation of the Victorian State Trauma System Cameron, Peter (CIA); Gabbe, Belinda; McNeil, John 2012-2014 $2,458,975
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Centre for Population Health Research on Electromagnetic Energy Abramson, Michael (CIA); Benke, Geza; Sim, Malcolm; Croft, Rodney; Crozier, Stuart; Vermeulen, Roel; Wiedemann, Peter 2013-2018 $2,499,157
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Australasian Cochrane Centre Green, Sally (CIA); McDonald, Steven 2013-2015 $2,076,000
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Goal-Directed Sedation compared with standard care in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients: a prospective multicentre randomised controlled trial Bailey, Michael (CIA); Bellomo, Rinaldo; Howe, Belinda; Shehabi, Yahya; McArthur, Colin; Reade, Michael; Seppelt, Ian 2013-2017 $2,752,725
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) National Centre for Intensive Care Research (NCICR) Bellomo, Rinaldo (CIA); Cooper, David; Finfer, Simon; Myburgh, John 2005-2013 $3,049,710
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Prevention and treatment of chronic heart and kidney disease via epidemiological, pharmacological device and cell-based approaches Krum, Henry (CIA); Reid, Christopher; Kelly, Darren 2010-2013 $3,061,871
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) A randomised controlled trial of prophylactic hypothermia in severe traumatic brain injury Cooper, David J (CIA); Bernard, Stephen; Cameron, Peter; Nichol, Alistair; Myburgh, John; Presneill, Jeffrey 2009-2013 $2,046,932
National Institutes of Health (NIH) USA ASPrin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE) McNeil, John & Grimm, Richard (Co-PIs) (Investigators AUS: Nelson, Reid, Storey, Tonkin, Wolfe, Woods; USA: Murray, Newman, Shah, Williamson) 2009-2014 $14,370,183
National Institute on Aging / National Cancer Institute ASPREE Cancer Endpoints Study McNeil, John (CIA); Woods, Robyn; Reid, Christopher 2013-2017 $2,181,373
Victorian Cancer Agency Building translational clinical research capacity in regional Victoria through ASPREE and the Healthy Ageing Biobank McNeil, John (CIA); Burton, Robert; Reid, Christopher; Woods, Robyn; Fitzgerald, Sharyn 2010-2013 $3,421,000


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