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 :
  • Food and Nutrition Research Program
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Dr Lisa Mackenzie
Research Program :
  • Equity in Health and Wellbeing Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Health Services, Psychology, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
Dr Steven Maltby
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Professor Joerg Mattes
Research Program :
  • Asthma and Breathing Research Program
Research Topics :
Asthma in Pregnancy, Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Schizophrenia, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Scholarship
2011 Scholarship
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Professor Philip Morgan
Research Program :
  • Active Living and Learning 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
 
Scholarship
2016 Scholarship
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Professor Doan Ngo
Research Program :
  • Heart and Stroke Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Dr Scott Nightingale
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Dr Joel Petit
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers