July 13, 2018

A Hunter family, who wish to remain anonymous, have made a huge impact with a record $1.71 million bequest to HMRI.

Professor David Lubans
July 4, 2018

The iPlay fitness program, an evolution of HMRI's SCORES, has more than halved cardiovascular disease risk in primary school kids.

Professor Tom Walley
July 2, 2018

Leading UK research academic Professor Tom Walley has been announced as the incoming Director of HMRI, following a successful international recruitment drive.

Professor David Durrheim
July 2, 2018

Professor David Durrheim has received $1.48 million from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to strengthen health security throughout the Pacific.

Associate Professor Darren Shafren
July 2, 2018

Leading pharmaceutical company Merck has completed its buyout of virotherapy firm Viralytics, founded in Newcastle by Associate Professor Darren Shafren.

Mrs Carole Powell and Associate Professor Sally McFadden
June 29, 2018

Lions Club celebrate their centenary by supporting myopia research with a $25,000 donation.

Professor Billie Bonevski
June 26, 2018

The Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) has recently established an Oceania chapter (SRNT-O) – and HMRI’s Professor Billie Bonevski is its inaugural founding President.

Laureate Professor Roger Smith AM
June 25, 2018

Endocrinologist Laureate Professor Roger Smith has urged a re-think on the use of hormone replacement therapy after studying the risk of hip fracture.

June 25, 2018

An HMRI-affiliated researcher has secured a federal Priming Grant to develop pharmaceuticals designed to combat the effects of strokes.

Ankle injury
June 22, 2018

Living with ankle instability can have a major impact on people’s lives, with many sporting activities or everyday tasks causing worry about putting the wrong foot forward.