Major Projects 2014

The table below lists our major projects in 2014. For a full listing, see our Annual Report.

Source

Project Title

Investigators

Duration

Total Funding

Alcoa of Australia Ltd

Healthwise Study

Sim, Malcolm (CIA); Abramson, Michael; Benke, Geza; Del Monaco, Anthony; Dennekamp, Martina

2005 - 2015

$9,927,084

Allergan Sales, LLC

Research services for the various projects related to Allergan's BIB and LAP-BAND devices

O'Brien, Paul

2009 - 2013

$4,053,501

Australian Institute of Petroleum Ltd

Health Watch

Sim, Malcolm (CIA); Glass, Deborah

2005 - 2014

$2,073,227

Bristol-Myers Squibb Australia Pty Ltd

Forxiga prescription event monitoring program PEMP

Zoungas, Sophia; Reid, Christopher

2014 - 2014

$2,761,870

Collagen Aesthetics Australia (Subsidiary of INAMED, USA)

Centre for the study of obesity

O'Brien, Paul (CIA)

2005 - 2013

$4,673,056

Department of Health

A Clinical Quality Register for High Risk Breast Devices

Evans, Susan (CIA)

2014 - 2015

$2,761,870

Department of Health and Ageing

Andrology Australia (Australian Centre of Excellence in Male Reproductive Health)

Holden, Carol (CIA)

2005 - 2014

$10,913,783

Department of Human Services

Monitoring and Evaluation of the Victorian State Trauma System

Cameron, Peter (CIA); Gabbe, Belinda; McNeil, John

2005 - 2014

$6,117,182

Movember Australia

Australian Prostate Cancer Clinical Registry – Jurisdictional sites

Evans, Susan; McNeil, John; Millar, Jeremy

2014 - 2016

$2,761,870

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

ASPrin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE)

McNeil, John and Grimm, Richard (Co-PI's) (Investigators AUS: Nelson, Mark; Reid, Chris; Storey, Elsdon; Tonkin, Andrew; Wolfe, Rory; Woods, Robyn; USA: Murray, Anne; Newman, Anne; Shah, Raj; Williamson, Jeff)

2010 - 2019

$39,055,106

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)

Australian Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (AUS - ROC) CRE

Cameron, Peter (CIA); Bernard, Stephen; Tonkin, Andrew; Finn, Judith; Jacobs, Ian; Smith, Karen; Thompson, Peter

2012 - 2016

$2,761,870

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Centre of Research Excellence for patient blood management in critical illness and trauma

Cooper, David J (CIA); Bellomo, Rinaldo; Cameron, Peter; McNeil, John; Myles, Paul; Phillips, Louise; Webb, Steven; French, Craig; Isbister, James; Reade, Michael

2012 - 2017

$2,498,407

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)

National Centre for Intensive Care Research (NCICR)

Bellomo, Rinaldo (CIA); Cooper, David J; Finfer, Simon; Myburgh, John

2006 - 2015

$3,790,000

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 - 2014

$3,769,038

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 - 2014

$2,061,507

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

A randomised,placebo-controlled trial of erythropoietin in ICU patients with traumatic brain injury

Bellomo, Rinaldo (CIA); Cooper, David J; Nichol, Alistair; French, Craig; Presneill, Jeffrey; Street, Alison

2009 - 2014

$2,465,470

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Standard issue transfusion versus fresher red blood cell use in intensive care (TRANSFUSE) – a randomised controlled trial

Cooper, David J (CIA); Bellomo, Rinaldo; Nichol, Alistair; French, Craig; Street, Alison

2012 - 2015

$2,761,870

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

SEA-URCHIN: South East Asia - Using research for change in hospital-acquired infection in neonates

Green, Sally (CIA); McDonald, Steven; McKenzie, Joanne; Jeffery, Heather; Obsorne, David; Lahra, Monica; Laopaiboon, Malinee; Lumbiganon, Pagakrong

2012 - 2015

$2,761,870

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

$2,761,870

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

A study of Statins for reducing events in the elderly

Zoungas, Sophia (CIA); McNeil, John; Storey, Elsdon; Tonkin, Andrew; Ward, Stephanie; Wolfe, Rory; Abhayaratna, Walter; Beilin, Lawrence; Nelson, Mark

2014 - 2018

$5,141,667

Victorian Cancer Agency

The Victorian lung cancer initiative

Watkins, David (CIA); Brown, Tracey; Millar, Jeremy; Stirling, Robert; Ashley, David; Fox, Stephen; Irving, Louis; Mitchell, Paul; Solomon, Benjamin; Wright, Gavin; Ganju, Vinod; John, Tom; MacManus, Michael; Waring, Paul

2011 - 2014

$3,000,000

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