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. 

Lucy Murtha
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Heart Physiology, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke and Brain Injury
 
Project Grant
2018 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Scholarship
2016 Scholarship
Professor Kichu Nair AM
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Clinical Mental Health, Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing
 
Associate Professor Doan Ngo
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular, Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
 
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
 
Professor Craig Pennell
Research Program :
  • Pregnancy & Reproduction
Research Topics :
Communicable Disease Risks, Medical Genetics, Pregnancy & Babies, Reproduction & Infertility
 
Sarah Perkes
Research Program :
  • Brain & Mental Health
Research Topics :
Asthma, Respiratory Diseases & the Immune System, Effective Health Services, Healthy Lifestyles, Pregnancy & Babies, Stress and Addictive Disorders
 
Research Program :
  • Public Health
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Healthy Ageing, Healthy Lifestyles, Psychology, Women's Health
 
Research Program :
  • Cardiovascular
Research Topics :
Clinical Cardiovascular
 
Project Grant
2012 Project Grant
Project Grant
2011 Project Grant
Laureate Professor Rodney Scott
Research Program :
  • Cancer
Research Topics :
Breast Cancer, Medical Genetics, Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Pancreatic, Colorectal & Rare Cancers, Schizophrenia
 
Equipment Grant
2017 Equipment Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Project Grant
2017 Project Grant
Jessica Stokes-Parish
Research Topics :
Effective Health Services, Neuroscience, Psychology, Using Health Data & Statistics