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The life of Brian Kelly

Psychiatry researcher and clinician Professor Brian Kelly is a member of the HCRA Implementation Flagship Program Steering Committee. In 2014, Professor Kelly received the HMRI Award for Research Excellence.

'Big Smoke' A/Prof Billie Bonevski study on smoking in multi-unit apartments

A study by HCRA researcher, and member of the Biomarkers Flagship Prog A/Professor Billie Bonevski on second-hand smoke in apartment blocks has sparked Strata law reform in NSW.

HCRA Translational Cancer Research Centre

In 2014, HCRA was awarded $6.5 million (2014-2019) in research funding from Cancer Institute NSW as a Translational Cancer Research Centre (TCRC). HCRA Director, Professor Stephen Ackland explains what this means for HCRA and our cancer research programs in the Hunter...

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