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. 

Associate Professor Kelly Avery-Kiejda
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Melanoma
 
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Scholarship
2013 Scholarship
Dr Nattai Borges
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Anoop Enjeti
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Leukaemia, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Dr Heather Lee
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Leukaemia, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Leukaemia, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Heather Murray
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Leukaemia, Medical Genetics
 
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
Laureate Professor Rodney Scott
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Schizophrenia
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 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 Bente Talseth-Palmer
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Medical Genetics, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
Project Grant
2009 Project Grant
Project Grant
2009 Project Grant
Project Grant
2009 Project Grant