2021 ASA Research Fellowship Grant


In 2021 ASA offered  a competitive grant for $11,000 to support research being undertaken by a medical practitioner regarding stroke in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians or Maori New Zealanders

 

2021 Successful Australasian Stroke Academy Research Grant Recipient 


Grant: AUD $ 7,500 
Recipient: Dr Anna Balabanski and Dr Angela Dos Santos

Project: STROKE INCIDENCE, SUBTYPES, RISK FACTORS AND OUTCOMES IN FIRST NATIONS AUSTRALIANS: A PROSPECTIVE REGISTRY-BASED PILOT STUDY

Affiliated institutions: Department of Medicine and Neurology, Melbourne Brain Centre at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, Australia. Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Department of Neurology, Alfred Health, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

 

Grant: AUD $ 2,500
Recipient:  Dr Clare Tiedeman and Prof Chris Levi

Project: iTakeCharge: First Nations led

 

 

 

Grant: AUD $ 1,000
Recipient: Dr Ryan Dashwood

Project:  A comparison of presentation times of stroke to Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital Emergency Department between Indigenous and non Indigenous patients

 

 

 

Past Grant Recipient

 

2017 Successful Australasian Stroke Academy Research Grant Recipient

Grant: AUD $ 5000
Recipient: Dr. Ronak Patel (Canberra)
Project: Insulin resistance and white matter hyper intensities in non-diabetic ischaemic stroke and TIA’s
Report due: September 2018