Grant Recipients

Each year the ResMed Foundation provides grants for Clinical Research, Physician and Public Awareness of the hazards of sleep-disordered breathing. In addition, the Foundation funds a limited number of Community organizations. Below is a representative sampling of a few of the grants that have been awarded:


Newcastle University

A randomized controlled trial of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in patients with impaired vision due to diabetic retinopathy and concurrent Obstructive Sleep Apnea (ROSA Trial).

San Pedro Alcantara Hospital

Evaluation of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on kidney function in patients with early stage renal disease and Sleep Apnea Syndrome.

University of Bern

Cerebral and muscular hemodynamics in chronic heart failure (CHF) and sleep disordered breathing (SDB): the role of intrathoracic pressure and cardiac output.

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Randomised, double-blinded, sham-controlled cross-over trial of continuous Transcutaneous Electrical stimulation of the pharyngeal dilator muscles in Obstructive Sleep Apnea (TESLA Trial).


National Stroke Association

Obstructive Sleep Apnea & Stroke: A Patient Education Initiative.

The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

Sleep Apnea and Women: What you need to know.

USA Science and Engineering Festival

An educational science festival held on The Mall in Washington, DC that attracted over 200,000 people.