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. 

Conjoint Professor Greg Carter
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Health Services
 
Associate Professor Gillian Gould
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
2017 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Sharon Hollins
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Neuroscience, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Dr Jenna Hollis
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Women's Health
 
Travel Grant
2017 Travel Grant
Scholarship
2012 Scholarship
Professor Jeannette Lechner-Scott
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Medical Genetics, Neuroscience, Psychology
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Vicki Maltby
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Medical Genetics, Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Sarah Perkes
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
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