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Grants Awarded November 2010 At the November meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group of the National Heart Foundation, a total of 9 grants were awarded. The awards included 8 Small Project Grants, and 1 Travel Grant. Small Project Grants Mr Dudley Gentles Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Is serum urate an independent predictor of CVD in NZ? -Analyses using the PREDICT cohort. $15,000 for 6 months. Ms Bronwyn Tunnage Interdisciplinary Trauma Research Unit, AUT University Gender inequity in acquisition of 12-lead EGGs from ambulance patients with non-traumatic chest pain. $15,000 for 1 year. Dr Andrew Kerr Department of Cardiology, Middlemore Hospital Exercise stress echo and aortic stenosis. $14,870 for 2 years. Dr Maria J 0171llig Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, University of Auckland Molecular basis of coronary artery disease. $13,250 for 1 year. Professor Bob Marshall Faculty of Health & Sport Science, Eastern Institute of Technology Bikes in schools: health, body composition & cycling activity. $14,740 for 14 months. Dr Nancy Rehrer School of Physical Education, University of Otago, Dunedin Does bicycle commuting improve indices of cardiovascular health and fitness? $13,141 for 1 year. Dr Suneela Mehta Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Have special authority requirements been associated with differential access to atorvastatin and clopidogrel by socio-demographic status? ($15,000 for 1 year). Associate Professor Robert Scragg Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Predictors of non-fatal and fatal CVD events in adults. $15,000 for 2 years. Travel Grant Dr Bo Remenyi Paediatric and Congenital Cardiac Services, Starship Hospital Attendance at RHD ECHO Standardisation Workshop, Singapore

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Grants Awarded November 2010 At the November meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group of the National Heart Foundation, a total of 9 grants were awarded. The awards included 8 Small Project Grants, and 1 Travel Grant. Small Project Grants Mr Dudley Gentles Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Is serum urate an independent predictor of CVD in NZ? -Analyses using the PREDICT cohort. $15,000 for 6 months. Ms Bronwyn Tunnage Interdisciplinary Trauma Research Unit, AUT University Gender inequity in acquisition of 12-lead EGGs from ambulance patients with non-traumatic chest pain. $15,000 for 1 year. Dr Andrew Kerr Department of Cardiology, Middlemore Hospital Exercise stress echo and aortic stenosis. $14,870 for 2 years. Dr Maria J 0171llig Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, University of Auckland Molecular basis of coronary artery disease. $13,250 for 1 year. Professor Bob Marshall Faculty of Health & Sport Science, Eastern Institute of Technology Bikes in schools: health, body composition & cycling activity. $14,740 for 14 months. Dr Nancy Rehrer School of Physical Education, University of Otago, Dunedin Does bicycle commuting improve indices of cardiovascular health and fitness? $13,141 for 1 year. Dr Suneela Mehta Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Have special authority requirements been associated with differential access to atorvastatin and clopidogrel by socio-demographic status? ($15,000 for 1 year). Associate Professor Robert Scragg Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Predictors of non-fatal and fatal CVD events in adults. $15,000 for 2 years. Travel Grant Dr Bo Remenyi Paediatric and Congenital Cardiac Services, Starship Hospital Attendance at RHD ECHO Standardisation Workshop, Singapore

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Method

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Grants Awarded November 2010 At the November meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group of the National Heart Foundation, a total of 9 grants were awarded. The awards included 8 Small Project Grants, and 1 Travel Grant. Small Project Grants Mr Dudley Gentles Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Is serum urate an independent predictor of CVD in NZ? -Analyses using the PREDICT cohort. $15,000 for 6 months. Ms Bronwyn Tunnage Interdisciplinary Trauma Research Unit, AUT University Gender inequity in acquisition of 12-lead EGGs from ambulance patients with non-traumatic chest pain. $15,000 for 1 year. Dr Andrew Kerr Department of Cardiology, Middlemore Hospital Exercise stress echo and aortic stenosis. $14,870 for 2 years. Dr Maria J 0171llig Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, University of Auckland Molecular basis of coronary artery disease. $13,250 for 1 year. Professor Bob Marshall Faculty of Health & Sport Science, Eastern Institute of Technology Bikes in schools: health, body composition & cycling activity. $14,740 for 14 months. Dr Nancy Rehrer School of Physical Education, University of Otago, Dunedin Does bicycle commuting improve indices of cardiovascular health and fitness? $13,141 for 1 year. Dr Suneela Mehta Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Have special authority requirements been associated with differential access to atorvastatin and clopidogrel by socio-demographic status? ($15,000 for 1 year). Associate Professor Robert Scragg Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland Predictors of non-fatal and fatal CVD events in adults. $15,000 for 2 years. Travel Grant Dr Bo Remenyi Paediatric and Congenital Cardiac Services, Starship Hospital Attendance at RHD ECHO Standardisation Workshop, Singapore

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