Our Research

Department of Psychiatry Central has two large innovative and work class research Centre’s based at Alfred Health and Epworth health (Camberwell), as well as satellite research projects at Monash Health, Cabrini Health and multiple research collaborative links across Australia and around the World.

Across all sites, there 11 formal research units, with over 150 staff and students. Research focus is translational clinical and innovative with a focus on development and testing of new treatments that can be rapidly taken up by treating clinicians in hospital and in the community.

Broad areas of focus include women’s mental health, brain stimulation applications for mood disorders, eating disorders, addiction psychiatry, cognition, psychopharmacology, mindfulness and service innovation research.


Research Centres


Research Units