Grants in Aid 2013

HeartKids Australia is delighted to announce the research projects to be funded under their Grants-in-Aid program in 2013. The Grants-in-Aid program supports research and research capacity building in congenital and acquired childhood heart disease.

HeartKids Australia would like to thank Wilson HTM Foundation, the Founding Partner of this program, and Kiwanis Australia, HeartKids Queensland, HeartKids Victoria and HeartKids Western Australia for their support.

HeartKids Grants-in-Aid Awards 2013

The five research projects to be funded in 2013 are as follows:

Cord blood stem cell function in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Babies

Measuring the burden of untreated hypertension amongst patients with repaired aortic coarctation

Queensland Paediatric Cardiac Service long term follow-up program

Predictive role of thromboelastogram on risk for thrombosis and bleeding on ECLS

Understanding fetal circulation and physiology in congenital heart disease

Victoria & Tasmania