HMRI Affiliated Researchers

HMRI affiliated researchers include all health and medical researchers, students and support staff working across the University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Local Health District. There are more than 1600 researchers in the Hunter, aligned with HMRI's 19 research programs.

Many Hunter researchers are national and international leaders in their field. They work and collaborate across the research spectrum - from basic laboratory science, to developing new drugs and treatments, implementing clinical trials, improving clinical care, health behaviour and prevention, population health, as well as improving health service policy and planning. Together, Hunter researchers continue to improve the health of our community, locally and across the world. 

Dr Lesley MacDonald-Wicks
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Professor Philip Morgan
Research Program :
  • Active Living Research Program
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Lucy Murtha
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2016 Scholarship
Associate Professor Doan Ngo
Research Program :
  • Heart and Stroke Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Professor Craig Pennell
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Communicable Disease Risks, Medical Genetics, Pregnancy & Babies, Reproduction & Infertility
 
Dr Tracy Schumacher
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Scholarship
2013 Scholarship
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Dr Jordan Smith
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Healthy Ageing, Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Travel Grant
2016 Travel Grant
Associate Professor Aaron Sverdlov
Research Program :
  • Heart and Stroke Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Communicable Disease Risks, Effective Health Services, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
Professor Luke Wolfenden
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
HMRI Award for Mid Career Research
2019 HMRI Award for Mid Career Research
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant