Professor Ian Hickie writes about military personnel and veterans’ experience of post-traumatic stress disorder and the need for a high-quality mental health system.
Brain and Mind Centre
Disorders affecting the brain and mind – such as substance abuse, autism, depression and dementia – are among the greatest health challenges we face in the 21st century. These diseases are devastating for those affected, their families, and society – costing the Australian economy an estimated $30 billion each year.
We are committed to leading generational change for disorders of the brain and mind.
28 July | New approach for Brain and Mind Centre
NSW Premier Mike Baird today launched the University of Sydney Brain and Mind Centre which will address some of the most critical health issues of the 21st century.
A new global study of nearly 9,000 people reveals the brains of people with recurrent depression impacts memory formation more than healthy individuals.
11 June | Congratulations to Dr Manreena Kaur
Dr Manreena Kaur awarded Society of Mental Health Research Early Career Researcher award from funds raised during ABC's Mental As campaign last October.
Channel 7 News report spoke to Professor Michael Valenzuela on Australians living with dementia.