The Australian Government is boosting Australian led stem cell research through $25 million in grants. Funds are from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF)
Australians living with the most common and deadliest form of brain cancer will be given new hope. Thanks to a patient-focused clinical trial for Australians with Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM)
The Australian Government is opening two medical research grant rounds, worth $90 million to help accelerate Australian-led genomics and cardiovascular research.
The Australian Government is investing $9.2 million in 12 new health and medical research projects. Transforming their ideas into life-saving medicines, devices and treatments for the patients of the future.
The Australian Government has announced $25.5 million for research aimed at improving the health and wellbeing of older Australians. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
Consultation is now open on the Australian Medical Research and Innovation Strategy 2021-2026 and related Priorities.
The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is supporting research projects using the latest digital and mobile technology to improve primary health care delivery.
The Australian Government has announced $5 million for research into a new, effective and safe antibody treatment to combat COVID-19. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
The Department of Health has published a resource on the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) audit of the administration of the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
Changes to Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) grant reporting requirements will help evaluate and monitor how well the MRFF is meeting its goals.
On 25 August 2021, the Hon. Stuart Robert MP introduced the Investment Funds Legislation Amendment Bill 2021 (IFLA Bill) into the Australian Parliament. The IFLA Bill proposes changes to several pieces of legislation including the Medical Research Future Fund Act 2015 (MRFF Act).
The Australian Government is providing $79 million to help turn research and innovation projects into life-saving medical devices, medicines and digital health technologies.
Organisations can now apply to the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to be certified as a Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Eligible Organisation (EO). This will allow them to apply for MRFF grant funding managed by the NHMRC.
Read Acting Chief Medical Officer, Professor Michael Kidd's address to the Australian Medical Association (AMA) 2021 National Conference on 31 July 2021.
The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is using innovative grant models to help find solutions to significant health challenges and to turn knowledge into practice.
The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is supporting research to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers and babies.
The Australian Government is investing $180 million in ground-breaking medical research projects around Australia to improve the lives of Australians and their loved ones.
The Australian Government is investing $11.7 million in medical research for pharmacists to support patients with the safe use of medicines. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
A report on the financial support provided by the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) between 2018 and 2020 for medical research and innovation is now available.
The Australian Government has announced an investment of $2.6 billion over the next four years for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) in the 2021-22 Federal Budget. This continued investment will help drive innovation, improve health outcomes, and create jobs.