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 Julie Byles - Public Health Researcher
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Healthy Ageing, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2015 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Project Grant
2007 Project Grant
Professor Deborah Loxton
Research Program :
  • Women's Health Research Program
Research Topics :
Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2017 Scholarship
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Shahinoor Akter
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Medicines, Global Health, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health
 
Bolaji Aregbeshola
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Communicable Disease Risks, Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
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 Emma Beckett
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Healthy Ageing, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Dr Danielle Bond - Cancer Researcher
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Prostate Cancer
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Dr Tamara Bucher
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Dr Catherine Chojenta
Research Program :
  • Women's Health Research Program
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Pregnancy & Babies, Using Health Data & Statistics, Women's Health
 
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Project Grant
2012 Project Grant