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. 

Laureate Professor Roger Smith AM - HMRI Pregnancy and Reproduction Program Leader
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Pregnancy & Babies
 
Fellowship
2018 Fellowship
Travel Grant
2018 Travel Grant
Fellowship
2017 Fellowship
Michelle Bovill
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
Dr Catherine Chojenta
Research Program :
  • Public Health
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
Gabrielle Crombie
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Pregnancy & Babies
 
Associate Professor Koert de Waal
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Project Grant
2019 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Kerith Duncanson
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Dr Bridie Goggins
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Neuroscience, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Scholarship
2016 Scholarship
Associate Professor Gillian Gould
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
2017 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Dr Jenna Hollis
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Women's Health
 
Travel Grant
2017 Travel Grant
Scholarship
2012 Scholarship
Associate Professor Susan Hua - researcher in therapeutic targeting
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Neuroscience, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Scholarship
2017 Scholarship
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant