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 Amanda Baker
Research Program :
  • Food and Nutrition Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Scholarship
2012 Scholarship
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 :
  • Infection Research Program
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Medicines, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Associate Professor Kelly Avery-Kiejda
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Melanoma
 
Project Grant
2010 Project Grant
Dr Kylie Bailey | Clinical Psychologist
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Psychology, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Dr Katie Baines
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Professor Nathan Bartlett
Research Program :
  • Infection Research Program
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 :
  • Food and Nutrition Research Program
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Healthy Ageing, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
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
 
Professor Murray Cairns
Research Program :
  • Precision Medicine Research Program
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Schizophrenia