Man chopping healthy food/vegetables
September 2, 2022

Arthritis is a disease that affects more than 350 million people affected around the globe, including about four million Australians. But can supplements or diet reduce the symptoms of arthritis?

i-REBOUND After Stroke Logo
September 1, 2022

Professor Coralie English and stroke survivor partner Ms Meredith Burke have launched i-REBOUND, a program developed to provide people who have had a stroke access to expert, purpose-designed resources - helping them to eat well and move more.  

Pradeep Tanwar
August 31, 2022

With up to 80,000 female reproductive repair surgeries performed every year in the United States alone, Professor Pradeep Tanwar and his team from HMRI and the University of Newcastle, committed to unravelling the mysteries of human reproductive tract development.


Chris O'Neil
August 24, 2022

Congratulations to HMRI researcher Conjoint Associate Professor Christine O’Neill whose research paper on the poor quality of life experienced by people who have had thyroid surgery for malignant cancer and benign thyroid disease, was recently published in the World Journal of Surgery.

Professor Peter Wark sitting at his desk
August 20, 2022

Lots of research has been done and continues to be done into COVID-19, and a surprising discovery came out of research led by HMRI researcher, Professor Peter Wark: people with asthma were less likely to have a severe version of the disease.

Dr Melissa Tadros standing in the HMRI histology lab smiling
August 19, 2022

This behind-the-scenes video of the HMRI Histology and Biospecimen Resource Facility shows the processes involved in preparing a piece of tissue for biopsy from when it is collected, enters the laboratory, is processed, embedded, sectioned and stained for viewing underneath the microscope.

Professor Frances Kay-Lambkin
August 12, 2022

Do you Google your symptoms? Do you convince yourself that you have a condition based on what you’ve read? And does this whole process make you extremely anxious?

Man in pain from stroke
August 10, 2022

For National Stroke Week (8 – 14 August), world-leading stroke researcher Professor Coralie English shares five things everyone needs to know about stroke, from prevention and identification, to rehabilitation and living well after stroke.  

Professor Brett Mitchell
August 8, 2022

Professor Brett Mitchell is the first nurse to receive the 2022 Commonwealth Health Minister's Award for Excellence in Health and Medical Research.  

Mum and children at the Breastfeeding Exhibition
August 5, 2022

In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week 2022, HMRI and NEW1000 Lactation Consultant Susanna Scurry helped launch a Breastfeeding Exhibition at the John Hunter Hospital.