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
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
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2015 Project Grant
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2014 Project Grant
John Aitken - Reproduction and Fertility Researcher
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Reproduction & Infertility
 
Travel Grant
2016 Travel Grant
Project Grant
2005 Project Grant
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2005 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Associate Professor Nikola Bowden
Research Program :
  • Drug Repurposing and Medicines Research Program
Research Topics :
Melanoma, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Fellowship
2017 Fellowship
Research Program :
  • Heart and Stroke Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
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2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Paul Foster - Asthma and Respiratory Disease Researcher
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Professor Deborah Loxton
Research Program :
  • Women's Health Research Program
Research Topics :
Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2017 Scholarship
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Vanessa McDonald
Research Program :
  • Asthma and Breathing Research Program
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Professor Brett Nixon
Research Program :
  • Infertility and Reproduction Research Program
Research Topics :
Reproduction & Infertility
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2016 Scholarship
Laureate Professor Roger Smith AM - HMRI Pregnancy and Reproduction Program Leader
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Pregnancy & Babies
 
Fellowship
2018 Fellowship
Travel Grant
2018 Travel Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Professor Xu Dong Zhang - HMRI Cancer Program Leader
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant