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. 

Professor Christine Jorm
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
Professor Jeannette Lechner-Scott
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Medical Genetics, Neuroscience, Psychology
 
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Dr Heather Lee
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Leukaemia, Medical Genetics
 
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2017 Project Grant
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2017 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Leukaemia, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
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Dr Marita Lynagh
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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2010 Project Grant
Dr Vicki Maltby
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Medical Genetics, Neuroscience
 
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2017 Project Grant
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Matthew McLaughlin
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles
 
Dr Heather Murray
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Leukaemia, Medical Genetics
 
Professor Kichu Nair AM
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing
 
Professor Tony O'Brien
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Clinical Treatment & Palliative Care, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Stress and Addictive Disorders