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. 

Simone Perry
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Global Health, Healthy Ageing, Psychology
 
Associate Professor Kirsty Pringle
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pregnancy & Babies
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2015 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Associate Professor Kym Rae
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Global Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Reproduction & Infertility, Women's Health
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Women's Health
 
Dara Sampson
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Psychology
 
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Neuroscience, Schizophrenia
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health
 
Scholarship
2011 Scholarship
Project Grant
2010 Project Grant
Scholarship
2010 Scholarship
Laureate Professor Rodney Scott
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Schizophrenia
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Professor Darren Shafren
Research Program :
  • Cancer
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Melanoma, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Viruses & Vaccines
 
Project Grant
2000 Project Grant
HMRI Award for Early Career Research
1998 HMRI Award for Early Career Research
Scholarship
1998 Scholarship
Dr Julia Shaw
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Neuroscience, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders