Creative Ageing
January 16, 2020

Australia’s ageing population faces many challenges, and a decline in brain and cognitive functioning is just one of these.

Fruit and veg
January 15, 2020

We know that fruit and vegetables reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke, and some cancers, yet 95% of Australian’s do not consume the recommended 2 and 5 serves per day.

Associate Professor Pradeep Tanwar
December 27, 2019

Researchers have pinpointed a cell that’s behind a raft of health conditions affecting the uterus, including endometrial cancer, endometriosis and infertility.

$9.3m in national funding for bright ideas
December 18, 2019

Researchers have received more than $9.3 million in national funding to support projects aiming to improve the lives of millions of Australians.

MHF Fellowship
December 17, 2019

The Mark Hughes Foundation is calling for an Early to Mid-Career Research Fellow, funded through Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI).

Jill Emberson taking a selfie with Associate Professor Nikola Bowden
December 13, 2019

Today we have lost a shining light in the fight against ovarian cancer. Jill Emberson peacefully passed in her home, surrounded by her loved ones, including her husband Ken and daughter Malia

Is the smoke haze damaging our lungs?
November 28, 2019

We know that smoking cigarettes has a long-term damaging effect on our lungs, so what about the smoke haze?

Reaction to $20m ovarian cancer pledge
November 28, 2019

Professor Tom Walley has welcomed the pledge of $20 million for ovarian cancer research, given its potential to benefit studies currently underway in the region.

Dr Andrew Gardner
November 27, 2019

The National Rugby League will partner with HMRI, the University of Newcastle and Harvard Medical School in one of the world’s largest studies into head injuries in collision sport.

Professor Tom Walley presents Researcher of the Year Award to Professor Frances Kay-Lambkin
November 19, 2019

Professor Tom Walley, HMRI Institute Director, reflects on the remarkable collaboration that contributes to HMRI's success.