Professor Philip Boyce

Psychiatry, Westmead Clinical School

C24 - Westmead Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: 9845 6687
F: 4734 3343

Biographical details

Philip Boyce is Professor of Psychiatry at Westmead Hospital and Head of the Perinatal Psychiatry Clinical Research Unit at Westmead Hospital. [More...]

Research interests

He has had a long standing clinical and research interest in perinatal mental health.

He has conducted research into psychosocial aspects of postnatal depression, examining risk factors for the disorder, particularly the role of personality and obstetric risk factors.

His current research focus is into the impact of psychotic disorders on women in pregnancy and in the postpartum period.

He conitinues research into mood disorders, particulary psychosocial aspects.

He is also involved with research in medical education, especially the impact of work place based assesssment.