A rich partnership between Psychiatry and Mental Health
Monash University’s Department of Psychiatry within the School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health leads research and biomedical education and provides the essential interface between research and clinical care.
Academic psychiatry brings translational research, up-to-date teaching and excellence of clinical practice to our mental health services.
Our research groups
Tertiary Academic Units
Within the Discipline of Psychiatry our other academic centres are:
- Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre (Professor Dan Lubman).
- MAPrc, the Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (Professor Jayashri Kulkarni). We are based at the Alfred Hospital, a major teaching hospital in Melbourne, Australia. From here, we carry out world-class research to help make a difference to the lives of people suffering from serious mental illnesses.