“It is one of the joys of working in this field to see the profound improvement in the lives of patients whom we treat. Professor Sean Hood
Links with the World Psychiatric Association and leading academic departments and universities around the world
Professor Helen Milroy, commissioner for the Royal Commission into child sex abuse
World-renowned researchers using innovative ways to tackle some of our greatest health challenges, such as drug dependency
Professor Helen Milroy presents findings on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse
On Tuesday 13 March the Faculty was privileged to hear from Winthrop Professor Helen Milroy, for the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture, on her experience as a Commissioner for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.Read more
J. Robin Warren LibraryLibrary
Professor (John) Robin Warren was a co-recipient, with Professor Barry J Marshall, of the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2005 for their discovery that stomach ulcers were caused by the bacteria Helicobacter pylori.Read more
Professor Gary Hulse
Gary Hulse is Professor of Addiction Medicine within the Division of Psychiatry at The University of Western Australia and previous Chair of the Committee on Alcohol and Drug Education on behalf of the Deans Australia and New Zealand Medical Schools.Read more
Professor Sean Hood
Sean Hood is Head of UWA’s Division of Psychiatry, UWA Medical School and Associate Dean, Community and Engagement, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences. He is Head of the Treatment Resistant Anxiety and Mood Disorders (TRAMD) Unit at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Mental Health Unit.Read more
Collaborations and industry partners
The Division includes a World Health Organization collaborating centre for research, training and consultative work on mental health.
We have links with the World Psychiatric Association and leading academic departments and universities around the world.
We conduct our research in collaboration with: