Current grants

Stand up to dementia: Reducing prolonged sitting to improve cognitive function in older adults (2016–2019)
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship
Investigator: P. Gardiner

A randomised controlled trial of reducing prolonged sitting to improve cognitive function in insufficiently active frail older adults (2016-2017)
Investigator: P. Gardiner

Early needs identification of aged care clients in acute care (2015-2017)
Aged Care Service Improvement and Healthy Ageing Grants Fund, Department of Social Services
Investigators: L Gray, R Hubbard, N Peel
$777,290

Previous grants

Risk Stratification of Older People in Hospital: Validation and Influence on Clinical Decision Making (2014-2016)
NHMRC Project Grant
Investigators: R Hubbard, L Gray, K Rockwood, A Mitnitski, N Peel
$282,511

Telehealth in Residential Aged Care Facilities: a Pragmatic Randomised Control Trial (2013-2016)
NHMRC Project Grant

Investigators: S Edirippulige, L Gray, R Hubbard, M Martin-Khan, T Russell, I Scott, A Smith, D Theodoros, E Beattie
$972,606

Clinical Academic Fellowship - Academic Appointment in Telegeriatrics (2012-2016)
Clinical Academic Fellowships
Investigators: L Gray, R Hubbard
$412,500

The Public Health Benefits / Risks of Timely Diagnosis - Exploratory Studies (2014)
Dementia Collaborative Research Centre - Early Diagnosis and Prevention
Investigators: M Martin-Khan, N Pachana, G Mitchell, D Lie
$75,000

Knowledge Translation: Identifying Opportunities for Supporting General Practice to Translate Dementia Prevention Evidence (2014)
Dementia Collaborative Research Centre - Early Diagnosis and Prevention
Investigators: M Martin-Khan, D Lie, M Farrow, G Mitchell
$40,000

The Partnership Centre on Dealing with Cognitive and Related Functional Decline in Older People (2013-2014)
NHMRC Partnership Centre administered by The University of Sydney
Investigator: L Gray
$34,440

Telehealth in Residential Aged Care Facilities: a Pragmatic Control Trial (2013)
PA Research Foundation
Investigator: L Gray
$11,990

The Knowledge Translation Pathway for early/timely diagnosis of Dementia (2013)
Dementia Collaborative Research Centre - Early Diagnosis and Prevention
Investigators: D Lie, M Martin-Khan, C Travers
$33,000

Promoting activity for frail aged in post-acute hospital settings: A randomised controlled trial of accelerometry (2011-2013)
NHMRC Project Grant
Investigators: L Gray, N Peel, I Cameron, M Karunanithi, S Paul, M Crotty, S Kurrle                                       $527,240

Promoting Activity for Frail Aged in Post-Acute Hospital Settings: a Randomised Controlled Trial of Accelerometry (2012-2013)
PA Research Foundation
Investigator: L Gray
$15,062

Developing a quality framework for the care of older patients in the Emergency Department (2011-2013)
Queensland Emergency Research Foundation
Investigators: E Burkett, L Gray, R Jones, M Martin-Khan
$298,739

A New Prescribing Technology for Older Patients (2011-2012)
PAH Private Practice Fund
Investigators: I Scott, L Gray, J Martin (in collaboration with the Division of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital)
$75,000

Hospital Employees Awareness and Attitudes to Dementia Study (2011)
PA Research Foundation
Investigators: C Travers, D Lie
$55,378

Reliability of an "Online" Geriatric Assessment Procedure (2009-2011)
NHMRC
Investigators: L Gray, S Counsell, H Edwards, M Martin-Khan, R Wootton, P Darzins
$335,170

Are hospitals providing quality care for people with dementia? (2008-2011)
JO & JR Wicking Trust
Investigators: L Gray, G Byrne, R Jones, M Martin-Khan, J Morris, N Pachana
$179,200

A Telehealth Coordination Service for the Nursing Home: Needs Assessment and Proof of Concept (2011)
The University of Queensland Collaboration and Industry Engagement Fund
Investigators: L Gray, A Smith, S Edirippulige (in collaboration with the Centre for Online Health)
$75,000             

Transition Care: Evidence and Innovation (2006-2011)
NHMRC
Investigators: I Cameron, M Crotty, L Gray et al
$2.9m ($870k to UQ)

Assessment of Telehealth Implementations and Associated Requirements (2010)
The Department of Health and Ageing
Investigators: L Gray, A Smith, N Armfield, C Travers, P Croll, L Caffery (in collaboration with the Centre for Online Health)
$129,190

Clinical Outcomes, Staff and Carer Perceptions of Acute Hospitalisation of Patients with Dementia (2008-2010)
NHMRC
Investigators: L Gray, G Byrne, N Pachana
$516,698

Consultancy Services for Evaluation of Falls Safety Officers Implementation Project (2008-2009)
Queensland Health
Investigators: N Peel, C Travers, L Gray
$178,458

Development of Quality Indicators for the Frail Elderly in Acute Care (2009-2010)
NHMRC
Investigators: L Gray, C Brand, R Jones, J Morris, O Wright
$362,126

Identifying Brittle Discharges from the ED: A Prospective Study (2009)
Princess Alexandra Hospital Foundation
Investigators: L Gray, E Burkett, S Salih, P Varghese, B Pimm, J Ritchie, P Lakhan
$75,000

Development of ACAT Software for Acute Care (2008)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, R Wootton, O Wright
$97,699

Support for the Standardised Comprehensive Geriatric System (2007-2008)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, R Wootton, O Wright
$98,450

Validation of Cognitive Assessments using Telecommunication (2007-2008)
NHMRC
Investigators: L Gray, L Flicker, R Wootton, PK Loh, M Martin-Khan
$250,300

A Whole Systems Approach to Health and Aged Care: a Proposal to Develop a Dynamic Computer Simulation Model and Policy Flight Simulator (2005-2007)
AHMAC / NHMRC
Investigators: L Gray, G McDonnell, T Broe, D Gibson
$300,940

Evaluation of the Impact of an Online Structured Geriatric Assessment System (2007)
QH Private Practice Fund
Investigators: L Gray, P Varghese, R Wootton, P Scuffham, et al.
$50,000

Development of Geriatric Assessment Systems (2007)
The University of Queensland
Investigators: R Wootton, L Gray
$100,000

Improving Access to Specialist Care for Older Australians through Standardised Assessment and Telemedicine (2006-2007)
JO & JR Wicking Trust
Investigators: L Gray, P Ramritu, J Hirdes, S Thomas, et al.
$170,092

The Development and Validation of a Comprehensive Geriatric Telemedicine Service Model (2006-2007)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, P Varghese, D Thiele, C Thorburn, et al.
$130,958

The Development Clinical Guidelines for Delirium (2006)
The Department of Health and Ageing
Investigators: C Brand, T Snell, L Gray
$115,075 ($5,000)

Dementia Research Mapping Project (2006)
The Department of Health and Ageing
Investigators: H Bartlett, L Gray, G Byrne
$78,273 ($1500)

Geriatric Online Assessment (2006)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, R Wootton
$32,000

Queensland Health Policy Simulator (2006)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, G McDonnell
$93,523

Application of e-Health Strategies to Support Remote Geriatric Assessment and Care Planning (2005-2006)
DVA
Investigators: L Gray, R Wootton, P Scuffham, M Martin-Khan et al.
$101,490

Development of Remote Assessment Strategies using Telemedicine (2005-2006)
Queensland Health
Investigators: L Gray, P Varghese
$70,000