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 John Wiggers
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
HMRI Award for Research Excellence
2016 HMRI Award for Research Excellence
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Prince Atorkey
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Communicable Disease Risks, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
Dr Kelly Avery-Kiejda
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Melanoma
 
Scholarship
2014 Scholarship
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Scholarship
2013 Scholarship
Shelley Back
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Professor Amanda Baker
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Project Grant
2013 Project Grant
Courtney Barnes
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles
 
Dr Emma Beckett
Research Program :
  • Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Research Topics :
Gastrointestinal Inflammation & Infections, Healthy Ageing, Medical Genetics
 
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Professor Billie Bonevski
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Using Health Data & Statistics
 
Project Grant
2016 Project Grant
Project Grant
2014 Project Grant
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Michelle Bovill
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stress and Addictive Disorders, Women's Health
 
Alison Brown
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Healthy Lifestyles, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease