Professor Michael Nilsson - stroke recovery researcher
June 16, 2017

Horseback riding and rhythm-and-music therapies may improve stroke survivors’ perception of recovery, gait, balance, grip strength and cognition years after their stroke.

Natalie Townsend
June 15, 2017

Almost one in five 18-23 year old women has experienced bullying, resulting in serious physical and mental health issues

Professor Deborah Loxton
June 13, 2017

Victims of domestic violence have significant, long-term physical and mental health problems, a study has shown.

Jessica Bruce
June 9, 2017

New HMRI research has shown a ground-breaking link between stress and functional gastrointestinal disorders.

June 8, 2017

For stroke survivors who have lost the ability to stand or walk, a purpose-built bionic robot can help them take their first precious steps on the road to recovery.

Mark Hughes
May 29, 2017

The Mark Hughes Foundation Beanie for Brain Cancer campaign has raised an unprecedented $1.7 million in two weeks.

Dr Pradeep Tanwar
May 25, 2017

Scientists in Newcastle have identified a protein that allows endometrial cancer cells to spread from the uterus to adjoining organs

Funding reforms bring sharper research focus
May 25, 2017

The changes announced today by NHMRC are a welcome and necessary step in the right direction to upgrade and modernise our health and medical research funding schemes.

Dr Craig Gedye
May 24, 2017

Hunter researcher Dr Craig Gedye has helped to map an atlas of the tumour microenvironment to better understand how the immune system is involved.

Dr Nathan Bartlett
May 23, 2017

A drug compound being developed at HMRI to combat the common cold virus has secured a multimillion dollar commercialisation boost