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. 

Professor Stephen Ackland | Co-Director of the HMRI Cancer Research Program
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Medicines
 
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Professor Amanda Baker
Research Program :
  • Food and Nutrition Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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Laureate Professor Clare Collins
Research Program :
  • Food and Nutrition Research Program
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2017 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
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Professor Jennifer Martin
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Effective Medicines, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2018 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
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Professor Ron Plotnikoff - Cardiovascular Researcher
Research Program :
  • Active Living Research Program
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Heart Physiology
 
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Professor Xu Dong Zhang - HMRI Cancer Program Leader
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
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Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Thomas Adams | HMRI
Research Program :
  • Public Health
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Medicines, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Shahinoor Akter
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Medicines, Global Health, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health