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
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Associate Professor Richard Clancy
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Associate Professor Koert de Waal
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Project Grant
2021 Project Grant
Project Grant
2019 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Vladimira Foteva | Pregnancy and Reproduction Researcher
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Ageing, Pregnancy & Babies, Women's Health
 
Associate Professor Gillian Gould
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
2017 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Sally Hunt
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
Professor Craig Pennell
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Communicable Disease Risks, Medical Genetics, Pregnancy & Babies, Reproduction & Infertility
 
Sarah Perkes
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Associate Professor Kym Rae
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Reproduction & Infertility, Women's Health
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Doug Smith
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Healthy Ageing, Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant