Current Research Projects

Millennium Awards

The 2016 Millennium Award – Type 1 was awarded to Dr Andrew Sutherland from St Vincent’s Institute of Medical Research (SVI) in Melbourne. Dr Andrew Sutherland’s research aims to provide new targets for therapeutic intervention to prevent Type 1 diabetes.

The 2016 Underworks Millennium Award – Type 2 was awarded to Dr Muh Geot Wong of the Kolling Institute of Medical Research in Sydney. Dr Muh Geot Wong's research focuses on preventing kidney disease complications.

The 2015 Millennium Award – Type 1 was awarded to NSW based Dr Bruce King from the John Hunter Children's Hospital for research on the evaluation of an Australian artificial pancreas algorithm for announced and unannounced meals.

The 2015 Millennium Award – Type 2 was awarded to Victorian Dr Gwyneth Rees from the Centre for Eye Research Australia, for research on personalising eye consultations to improve outcomes in diabetic retinopathy.

General Grants

51 General Grants of up to $60,000 each were awarded in 2016.

49 General Grants of up to $60,000 each were awarded in 2015.

Announced Grants and Awards

Diabetes Australia Research Program - All 2017 Grants

Diabetes Australia Research Program - All 2016 Grants

Diabetes Australia Research Program - All 2015 Grants

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