Michael Berk, Ph.D., MBBCH, MMED, FF(Psych)SA, FRANCZP

Michael Berk, Ph.D., MBBCH, MMED, FF(Psych)SA, FRANCZP
Michael Berk, Ph.D., MBBCH, MMED, FF(Psych)SA, FRANCZP

Director, Alfred Deakin Professor of Psychiatry

Deakin University School of Medicine

2015 Colvin Prizewinner for Outstanding Achievement in Mood Disorders Research

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Prevention of Depression

Dr. Michael Berk heads the IMPACT Strategic Research Centre at Deakin University and is also an Honorary Professorial Fellow at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health at Orygen’s National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health in the Department of Psychiatry at Melbourne University in Australia. He also serves as a Visiting Professor at the Guiyang Medical University in China and an Honorary Professor in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Monash University in Australia.

Dr. Michael Berk's major interests are in the discovery and implementation of novel therapies and risk factors and prevention of psychiatric disorders like depression.

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