Josie and Dr Matt Dun (dad)
June 11, 2019

Dr Matt Dun is working to trial new treatments for DIPG (brain cancer) in the hope of saving his daughter Josie and other kids like her.

Bob Kennedy
June 11, 2019

Two former HMRI chairs and a toxicology researcher were named a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in Queens Birthday Honours.

May 30, 2019

HMRI-affiliated researchers are working on an array of research projects aimed at stopping smoking.

Professor John Wiggers
May 21, 2019

The World Health Organisation will collaborate with Newcastle researchers to fight non-communicable diseases.

Professor Brett Neilan and Professor Mark Flynn
May 20, 2019

A new multimillion-dollar project will develop an artificial intelligence surveillance system to better tackle antimicrobial resistance.

Gillian Gould
May 13, 2019

Health professionals and organisations to receive additional training and resources to help support Indigenous women quit smoking during pregnancy.

World Asthma Day
May 7, 2019

Tuesday May 7 is World Asthma Day – a day to raise awareness for the airway disease that affects one in nine Australians. Find out how HMRI researchers are working to stop asthma.

Lisa Wood
May 7, 2019

Researchers need volunteers with asthma to find the most effective dose of fibre for improving asthma symptoms.

Professor Peter Gibson
April 17, 2019

Professor Peter Gibson has been conferred a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Newcastle for his contribution to medicine.

FluTracking surveillance starts early
April 17, 2019

Flu activity is already in full swing prompting the annual online health surveillance system, FluTracking, to launch early this year.