CVD Research funding for NSW

The NSW Government is to give $150 million AUD to cardiovascular research over the next 10 years to help tackle Australia’s biggest killer !

Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the record amount in the next NSW budget would start with a $60 million rollout to researchers over the next four years.

“Heart disease remains Australia’s No.1 killer but, with greater investment, researchers can predict, prevent and treat it more accurately,” she said.

“If we want to keep people healthy, and reduce pressure on our clinical services, we have to curb the growing epidemic of cardiovascular disease.”

To read more in the Sydney Morning Herald click HERE