COVID-19 Update
March 18, 2020

Institute Director, Professor Tom Walley, addresses the impact of COVID-19 at HMRI and how we're responding to this ever-developing situation.

Associate Professor Nathan Bartlett
March 11, 2020

With COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on the incline to pandemic status, medical researchers have pivoted to find a treatment.

March 10, 2020

It can be hard to sleep when stressed so here are some things that might help to improve sleep during stressful times from Senior Sleep Scientist Dr Gemma Paech.

Global action for health and ageing
February 14, 2020

Professor Julie Byles has been working with the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) on their “Prevention in an ageing world’ programme of work.

Emily Ramage has received a $50,000 Stroke Foundation research grant
February 3, 2020

Stroke survivors will be able to tap into technology at home to access an exercise and diet program, aimed at preventing a secondary stroke.

Associate Professor Pradeep Tanwar
January 23, 2020

Hunter researchers have been awarded a $600,000 grant to investigate the link between obesity and endometrial cancer.

Jill Emberson Memorial
January 23, 2020

Jill Emberson was a fierce and passionate advocate for ovarian cancer and we are honoured that she has chosen HMRI as the recipient of funding donated in her memory to further our research into ovarian cancer.

Professor Darren Shafren
January 22, 2020

The scientific team behind Viralytics is reuniting for a new private venture aiming to develop cutting-edge cancer therapies. It will be based in the HMRI Building.

Smokers risk post-surgery complications
January 21, 2020

Smokers are at a significantly higher risk of post-surgical complications, a new study has found.

Beyond the bushfires
January 20, 2020

At HMRI we are looking to the health impacts on populations directly and indirectly affected by the bushfires that have been raging throughout Australia since October 2019.