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 1500 researchers in the Hunter, aligned with HMRI's seven Research Programs.

Many Hunter researchers are national and international leaders in the 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. 

Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Heart Physiology
 
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Project Grant
2008 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2008 Equipment Grant
Dr Lesley MacDonald-Wicks
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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
Dr Tracy Schumacher
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Scholarship
2013 Scholarship
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Professor Darren Shafren
Research Program :
  • Cancer
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Melanoma, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Project Grant
2000 Project Grant
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
1998 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Scholarship
1998 Scholarship
Dr Julia Shaw
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
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
Laureate Professor Nick Talley
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Medical Genetics, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2020 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Travel Grant
2016 Travel Grant
Travel Grant
2015 Travel Grant
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2003 Project Grant
Dr Rachel Wong
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
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