Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry
Professor Nicola Lautenschlager, Interim Head of Department of Psychiatry
The Department consists of major Clinical and Research Centres and Units throughout Melbourne, extending into a variety of valuable partnerships in the areas of neuroscience, clinical translation and prevention. The Department is part of the Melbourne Medical School within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne.
Centres and Units
The Department of Psychiatry is committed to the prevention of mental illness and improved quality of life for individuals affected by mental illness both nationally and internationally.