Women’s fellowship fund off to flying start
March 8, 2019

Marking International Women's Day, the first HMRI Women in Medical Research Fellowship has been funded.

March 6, 2019

Five highly innovative brain cancer research projects have received over $725,000 in funding from the Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF).

Professor Lisa Wood and Isobel Stoodley
February 18, 2019

Free hand weights and a tailored nutrition intervention will be offered in a new clinical trial helping over-65s build muscle strength and reduce falls.

Dr Craig Gedye
February 18, 2019

The Federal Government has partnered with Mark Hughes Foundation and Carrie's Beanies 4 Brain Cancer to deliver four new brain cancer trials worth $4.5 million.

Dr Kelly Avery-Kiejda
February 18, 2019

Two HMRI-affiliated researchers have been awarded career fellowships worth more than $1 million for research into innovative cancer treatment.

Professor Peter Wark
February 8, 2019

Hunter researchers are conducting a head-to-head comparison of two drugs designed to help those with severe asthma.

World Cancer Day
February 4, 2019

Each year on February 4, communities come together for World Cancer Day - this year the theme is “I am and I will”.

Laureate Professor Rodney Scott and Associate Professor Saad Ramadan
January 23, 2019

Hunter researchers will help advance vital prevention and treatment methods for thousands of people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) following a funding announcement.

A quarter of young women who vape haven’t smoked cigarettes – yet
January 21, 2019

A new study has shown that more than one in 10 young Australian women have tried vaping and its popularity is a growing public health concern.

Dr Rachel Wong
January 14, 2019

Spikes and dips in blood sugar levels experienced in the daily management of diabetes can undermine mental abilities such as memory and attention span.