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 1600 researchers in the Hunter, aligned with HMRI's 19 research programs.

Many Hunter researchers are national and international leaders in their 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 Stephen Ackland | Co-Director of the HMRI Cancer Research Program
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Medicines
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Paul Foster - Asthma and Respiratory Disease Researcher
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Professor Jennifer Martin
Research Program :
  • Drug Repurposing and Medicines Research Program
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Effective Medicines, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2018 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Vanessa McDonald
Research Program :
  • Asthma and Breathing Research Program
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Thomas Adams | HMRI
Research Program :
  • Public Health
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Medicines, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Shahinoor Akter
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Medicines, Global Health, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health
 
Associate Professor Kelly Avery-Kiejda
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Melanoma
 
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Scholarship
2013 Scholarship
Dr Katie Baines
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Associate Professor Nathan Bartlett
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Project Grant
2020 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Dr Emma Beckett
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Healthy Ageing, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant