Study finds fathers are key to girls’ wellbeing
August 24, 2016

The world-first DADEE program has successfully improved girls’ self-esteem, resilience, sport skills and physical activity levels.

Thru the Lens 2016 Winners
August 18, 2016

The category winners of the prestigious HMRI Thru the Lens Photography Prize for 2016 have been named. See the best of almost 30 entries from the labs of HMRI to lakes of Nepal.

Professor Andrew Boyle
August 17, 2016

A heart attack treatment protocol pioneered in the Hunter New England Health district has been shown to significantly improve survival rates for people in regional and rural areas.

Professor Phil Hansbro
August 15, 2016

Hunter researchers have discovered new factors that may drive steroid resistance in severe asthma, which they hope could lead to a clinical breakthrough.

Professor Trevor Waring AM
August 15, 2016

Former UON Chancellor Professor Trevor Waring AM, a distinguished clinical psychologist, has passed away after a battle with brain cancer.

Thru the Lens 2016
August 10, 2016

From under the microscope and into community settings , HMRI researchers provide a snapshot of their work for the 2016 Thru the Lens Photography Prize.

Antony Martin, Will Palmer and Jamie Flynn
July 29, 2016

Three young HMRI microscope pioneers have been announced as Eureka Prize finalists for Innovative Use of Technology.

Dr Megan Rollo
July 27, 2016

Hunter researchers are recruiting for a study evaluating a new online version of the Australian Eating Survey assessment tool, which now gives live feedback.

Dr Gillian Gould
July 26, 2016

A University of Newcastle study has recommended reforms to Indigenous health services after identifying systemic barriers that are hindering pregnant women from quitting smoking.

Professor Ron Plotnikoff
July 26, 2016

Teachers play a vital part in shaping the mindset of our upcoming generations ... but who’s looking after the teachers themselves?