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 Kirsten Coupland | Stroke Researcher
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Professor Ron Plotnikoff - Cardiovascular Researcher
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Professor Neil Spratt | Clinical Neurologist
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Dr Daniel Beard
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Neuroscience, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Andrew Bivard - Stroke Researcher | HMRI
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
2016 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Dr Nattai Borges
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Dr Ben Britton
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Cancer
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Clinical Mental Health, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Medicines, Psychology
 
Associate Professor Leanne Brown
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Dr Tamara Bucher
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Tracy Burrows
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Neuroscience, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
HMRI Award for Mid Career Research
2020 HMRI Award for Mid Career Research
Scholarship
2017 Scholarship
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant