Detecting those at high fracture risk
Deakin researchers have shown a weak link in the fracture risk tool FRAX.
What's new in Bipolar Disorder research?
On World Bipolar Day, IMPACT hosted a public seminar to outline the latest research.
Men express less satisfaction with their quality of life after suffering a fracture.
Heavy metal and the blues
IMPACT researchers find a connection between cadmium and depression.
Muscle or fat?
Young men are less healthy than we thought - research shows an alarming increase in obesity.
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Prof Michael BerkPosition: Director/Alfred Deakin Professor of Psychiatry
Phone: +61 3 4215 3330
Campus: Geelong - Barwon Health
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Professor Michael Berk is currently Alfred Deakin Chair of Psychiatry at Deakin University, where he heads the IMPACT Strategic Research Centre. He also is an Honorary Professorial Research fellow in the Department of Psychiatry, the Florey Institute for Neuroscience and Mental Health and Orygen Youth Health at Melbourne University, as well as in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Monash University. He is past president of the International Society for Bipolar disorders and the Australasian Society or Bipolar and Depressive Disorders. He has published over 500 papers predominantly in mood disorders. His major interests are in the discovery and implementation of novel therapies, and risk factors and prevention of psychiatric disorders. He is the recipient of a number of grants, including National Institutes of Health (US), Simon Autism Foundation, NHMRC CRE and project grants, Beyondblue, Stanley Medical Research Institute awards and is a lead investigator in a Collaborative Research Centre.
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