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. 

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
Professor Kichu Nair AM
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing
 
Dr Scott Nightingale
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Professor Michael Nilsson
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Professor Tony O'Brien
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Dr Lin Kooi Ong
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Dr Gemma Paech
Research Topics :
Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Professor Mark Parsons
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Adjanie Patabendige
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant