Outcomes from a multi-site randomised controlled trial comparing regional and general anaesthesia  for effects on neurodevelopmental outcome and apnoea in infants

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Davidson A, Hunt R, Stargatt R, Frawley G, Hardy P
Years of funding: 2011-2013
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $240,445
Total funding for duration of grant: $721,337
Administering institution: University of Melbourne


ATACAS: Completion of the Aspirin and Tranexamic Acid for Coronary Artery Surgery Trial

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Myles P, Silbert B, Cooper D, McNeil J
Years of funding: 2011-2013
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $1,034,604
Total funding for duration of grant: $3,328,614
Administering institution: Monash 


RINSE: The Rapid Infusion of Cold Normal SalinE by paramedics during CPR

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bernard SA, Cameron P, Jacobs I, Smith K, Finn J
Years of funding: 2010-2012
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $276,433
Total funding for duration of grant: $677,888
Administering institution: Monash


Nephro-protective effects of L-amino acids in critically ill patients: A multi-centre randomised controlled trial

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Doig G, Bellomo R, Davies A, Simpson F, Reade M
Years of funding: 2010-2012
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $276,433
Total funding for duration of grant: $829,300
Administering institution: University of Sydney


Management of refeeding syndrome in critical illness: An AuSPEN endorsed multicentre clinical trial

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): 
Years of funding: 2010-2012
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $436,267
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,308,800
Administering institution: University of Sydney


BLISS: Bacterial load in severe sepsis 

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Iredell J, Brown S, Webb ,Stanley K, Nichol A, Bailey M
Years of funding: 2010-2014
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $129,548
Total funding for duration of grant: $647,738
Administering institution:Westmead Hospital Sydney West Area Health Service


POLAR-RCT: A randomised controlled trial of prophylactic hypothermia in severe traumatic brain injury

Granting agency: NHMRC 
Grant type: Project Grant 
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Bernard S, Nichol A,Cameron P, Myburgh J, Presneill J
Years of funding: 2009-2013
Actual amount received in 2010 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $619,450
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,958,075
Administering institution:  Monash ANZIC RC


EPO-TBI RCT: A randomised controlled trial of erythropoietin in ICU patients with traumatic brain injury 

Granting agency: NHMRC 
Grant type: Project Grant 
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Cooper DJ, Street A, Nichol A, French CJ, Presneill JJ
Years of funding: 2009-2013
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $565,125
Total funding for duration of grant: $1,848,475
Administering institution:  Monash ANZIC RC


HOLLT: Hyperbaric Oxygen in Lower Limb Trauma: a randomised controlled clinical trial

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Millar I, Williamson O, Cameron P, Myles P
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $171,094
Total funding for duration of grant: $684,375
Administering institution: Alfred


ARISE-RCT: Australasian Resuscitation in Sepsis Evaluation Randomised Controlled Trial 

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial):  Bellomo R, Cameron P, Cooper D, Peake S, Webb S, Delaney A, Holdgate A
Years of funding: 2008-20011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $575,783
Total funding for duration of grant: $2,303,130
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


GAS-RCT: A multi-site RCT comparing spinal and general anaesthesia on neurodevelopmental outcome and apnoea in infants

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Davidson A, Hunt R, Stargatt R, Frawley G, Hardy P
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2010 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $122,688
Total funding for duration of grant: $490,750
Administering institution: University of Melbourne


AUS-ROC:Australian Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Centre for Research Excellence

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant Type: Centre for Research Excellence
Chief investigators (surname plus initials): Cameron P, Jacobs I, Bernard S, Finn J, Smith K, Thompson P, Tonkin A
Years of funding: 2012 -2015 
Actual amount received in 2010 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $498,523
Total funding for the duration of grant: $2,498,523
Administering institution: Monash


ANZIC-RC: National Centre for Intensive Care Research Enabling Grant Renewal 

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Enabling Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Myburgh J, Finfer S, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2010-2014
Actual amount received in 2010 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $500,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $2,500,000
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship Level II

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Practitioner Fellowship
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2007-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $68,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $340,000
Administering institution: Monash University


Outcomes from a randomised controlled trial comparing regional and general anaesthesia for effects on neurodevelopmental outcome in infants

Granting agency: NHMRC
Grant type: Practitioner Fellowship
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2007-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $68,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $340,000
Administering institution: Monash University


Post-ROSC vital signs and survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Granting agency: Australian Resuscitation Council
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bray J, Smith K, Bernard SA, Cameron P
Years of funding: 2007-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $68,000 
Total funding for duration of grant: $340,000
Administering institution: Monash University


Acute kidney injury: Investigating treatments and finding new markers for its early detection in patients with traumatic brain injury. Exploring Treatments and Early Markers for AKI in TBI

Granting agency: ICF
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bellomo R, Moore EM, Nichol AD, Cooper DJ
Years of funding: 2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $13,553
Total funding for duration of grant: $13,553
Administering institution: Monash University (ANZIC-RC)


AVOID: Air versus oxygen in myocardial infarction

Granting agency: The Alfred Foundation
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Bernard SA, Smith K, Cameron P, Bray J
Years of funding: 2011-2013
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $131,170
Total funding for duration of grant: $329,862
Administering institution: Alfred


PHARLAP: A multi-centre RCT of Open Lung Strategy including Permissive Hypercapnia, Alveolar Recruitment, and Low Airway Pressure in patients with ARDS

Granting agency: The Alfred Health Research Grant (originally $500,000 – adjusted after NHMRC approval)
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Davies AR, Nichol AD, Hodgson CA, Cooper DJ, Tuxen D, Higgins A
Years of funding: 2011-2013
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $40,400
Total funding for duration of grant: $121,070
Administering institution: Alfred


BEAM: Burns Evaluation And Mortality Study 

Granting agency: The Alfred, Henry O’Hara Surgical Trust
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Pilcher D, Moore E, Cleland H, Bailey M
Years of funding: 2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $10,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $10,000
Administering institution: Alfred


EPO-TBI and POLAR: Program: Early Interventions to improve outcomes after traumatic brain injury                            

Granting agency: TAC /Victorian Neurotrauma Initiative (VNI) 
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Cameron P, Bernard S, Rosenfeld J, Nichol A
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $354,144
Total funding for duration of grant: $2,086,100
Administering institution: Monash (ANZIC-RC)


POLAR BEAR: Prophylactic hypothermia trial to lessen traumatic brain injury basal energy assessment research      

Granting agency: The Alfred Foundation
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Ridley E
Years of funding: 2010-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $10,000
Total funding for duration of grant: $20,000
Administering institution: Monash University (ANZIC-RC)


DECRA: multi-centre randomised trial of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe traumatic brain injury     

Granting agency: TAC / VNI 
Grant type: Project Grant
Chief investigators (surname plus initial): Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV, Murray L 
Years of funding: 2008-2011
Actual amount received in 2011 by relevant Administering Institute ($): $22,443
Total funding for duration of grant: $89,769
Administering institution: Alfred