Professor Ian Bernard Hickie AM

Professor of Psychiatry
Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School
Brain & Mind Research Institute

M02 - Mallet Street Campus
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 93510810
F: +61 2 93510652
Curriculum vitae

Biographical details

In October 2006, the Australian Financial Review included Professor Hickie in its list of the top 10 cultural influences. The specific comments noted his role as a "long-term campaigner", "the person who orchestrated the campaign" that led to the COAG announcements ($4 billion dollars over five years. [More...]

Current national competitive grants*


Testing and delivering early interventions for young people with depression
Hickie I
NHMRC, Career Award: Research Fellowship ($883,375 over 5 years)


An RCT of the efficacy of adjunctive internet based CBTi in treating depression and anxiety in older men
Glozier N, Christensen H, Griffiths K, Naismith S, Hickie I
Beyondblue: The National Depression Initiative, Research Support ($391,364 over 3 years)

Centre of Research Excellence for improving suicide prevention in Australia through better implementation of effective interventions, improved risk identification and evidence informed policy
Christensen H, Hickie I, MacKinnon A, Martin N, Teesson M, Batterham P, Butler J, Calear A, Proudfoot J
NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence Grant ($2,490,060 over 5 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney