March 29, 2017

A world-first, free Smartphone program dedicated to improving new dads’ mental health has been developed at the University of Newcastle.

Dr Adam Collison
March 28, 2017

An HMRI VIVA study could effectively slash the rates of asthma in children of asthmatic mothers.

Professor Hubert Hondermarck
March 27, 2017

Researchers have found parallels between tissue regeneration, nerve growth and tumour development, confirming that the nervous system is actively involved in triggering cancer.

Dr Mike Fay
March 24, 2017

A global trial involving Hunter researcher Dr Mike Fay has solved a treatment dilemma for older patients with a glioblastoma brain tumour, extending survival.

Jessica Ferguson and Professor Manohar Garg
March 16, 2017

Five new clinical trials are concurrently under recruitment in the Hunter, aiming to combat type 2 diabetes and heart disease with an array of natural dietary supplements and tasty foods.

Laureate Professor Rodney Scott
March 16, 2017

A Laureate Professorship has been bestowed on HMRI’s Information Based Medicine co-leader Rodney Scott in recognition of his remarkable research career in medical genetics

Variety is the 'Auspice' of Life
March 14, 2017

If you’re aged 55-60 and have two of three risk factors – high blood pressure, high cholesterol or excessive body weight – you could participate in a national study testing whether a one-off vaccine can reduce the risk of both heart attack and stroke.

HMRI Director - Professor Michael Nilsson
March 13, 2017

The Hunter Medical Research Institute Board has confirmed the reappointment of Professor Michael Nilsson as HMRI Director following the completion of his original five-year term.

Associate Professor Mitch Duncan
March 13, 2017

A new project is hoping to unlock whether sleep is the missing link in healthy weight loss and Type 2 diabetes prevention

Dr Nikola Bowden
March 10, 2017

Dr Nikola Bowden has been appointed to the NHMRC Women in Health Science working committee.