Healthier Lives – He Oranga Hauora

The Healthier Lives National Science Challenge is a national research collaboration dedicated to achieving healthier lives for all New Zealanders.  

We are working on the prevention and treatment of four of New Zealand’s main non-communicable diseases:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity

Our mission is to deliver the right prevention to the right population and the right treatment to the right patient.


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Funding update

1pm Wednesday, 20 July 2016: Registrations due
2-4pm Thursday, 18 August 2016: Open Discussion Meeting for applicants*
1pm Friday, 2 September 2016: Full applications due

*Applicants should register their attendance at the Open Discussion Meeting as soon as possible by emailing Fiona Kenning

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