At the Intensive Care Foundation we are dedicated to improving the care of critically ill patients, through funding vital clinical research. Our overall aim is to improve the number of lives saved and the quality of those lives, for those unlucky enough to end up in Intensive Care.
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Calling rural & regional nurses - apply for your grant now!

 Applications are invited for the Mike Cowdroy Education Grant offering up to $2,000 to rural and regional intensive care registered nurses to assist with attendance at the ANZICS/ACCCN Annual Scientific Meeting or other critical care conference.

Applications close on 17 July 2015. Why not checkout the Guidelinesand apply?  


ICU professionals - register for our Masterclass today

Continued education of critical care professionals is an important part of the work of the Foundation. Immediately prior to the ANZICS Annual Scientific Meeting to be held in Auckland late in October, the Foundation has assembled an impressive group of local and overseas speakers to participate in a practical masterclass, Strategies to  improve outcomes in ICU. 

The Foundation gratefully acknowledges the sponsorship of Covidien, a global healthcare products company. With their support, registration fees for the masterclass can be allocated to funding ICU investigator-driven research.

Check out the program and register now.


Research Grants 2015 - an update

The deadline for Applications has now passed and we are now in the process of allocating Applications for assessment by our expert Reviewers. 

During June, Applicants may receive short questions from Reviewers to be  answered promptly by email.

 Grant awards will be announced at the ANZICS/ACCCN ASM dinner in Auckland  on 31 October.