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 :
  • 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 Kristen McCarter
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Schizophrenia
 
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
Dr Joel Petit
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
Jenny Schneider
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Leukaemia, Prostate Cancer
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Dr Jordan Smith
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Healthy Ageing, Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Travel Grant
2016 Travel Grant
Associate Professor Aaron Sverdlov
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Dr Sarah Valkenborghs
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Clinical Cardiovascular, Healthy Lifestyles, Prostate Cancer, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Travel Grant
2015 Travel Grant
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2003 Project Grant