New Zealanders for Health Research is the nation's only dedicated public education and advocacy alliance committed to making health research a higher priority in New Zealand.

Our members span industry, patient advocacy groups, charities and research institutions. Together, our diverse alliance represents the interests of a broad community all working together to promote health and prosperity for New Zealanders.

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New Zealand Health Research News and Updates


Health Research Saves Lives! November 2021

November 17, 2021

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What does a health research embedded New Zealand health system look like?

November 10, 2021

New Zealanders for Health Research is developing a “compelling case” for embedding health research into the reformed health system, and…

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Peter Shepherd & Dave Grattan

November 7, 2021

Bio-medical Research the Key out of the Next Health Crisis. Read more

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Advocating for increased investment in health research

October 29, 2021

Over the last couple of years NZHR has attempted to secure increased government investment in health research through the Finance…

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