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
Research Program :
  • Heart and Stroke Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
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2017 Project Grant
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2016 Project Grant
Professor Alan Brichta
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
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2013 Project Grant
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2008 Project Grant
Professor Julie Byles - Public Health Researcher
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Healthy Ageing, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2015 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
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2007 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
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2015 Project Grant
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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
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
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
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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
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Heart Physiology
 
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
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2011 Project Grant
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2008 Project Grant
Professor Xu Dong Zhang - HMRI Cancer Program Leader
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
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2016 Project Grant
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2015 Project Grant