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 Vanessa McDonald
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Matthew McLaughlin
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles
 
Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Schizophrenia, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Scholarship
2011 Scholarship
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Professor Pablo Moscato | Personalised Medicine and Data Analytics
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Neuroscience
 
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Travel Grant
2014 Travel Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
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 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
 
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
 
Simone Perry
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Ageing, Psychology
 
Dr Joel Petit
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Melanoma, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers