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Contact us
Email:

berkoffice@barwonhealth.org.au

Phone:

+61 4215 3320

Mail:

IMPACT Strategic Research Centre (Barwon Health)
Deakin University
School of Medicine
PO Box 281
Geelong Victoria 3220

Our Team

Photo of the IMPACT SRC team

Dr Ajeet Singh

Dr Ajeet Singh

Position: Senior Clinical Lecturer
Phone: +61 3 5248 7211
Email: a.singh@deakin.edu.au
Campus: Geelong - Barwon Health


 

Brief Biography

Ajeet Singh is an Academic Private Psychiatrist based at The Geelong Clinic. He is a Senior Clinical Lecturer with Deakin Medical School and was part of the medical school curriculum design working party. He has completed a Doctor of Medicine thesis (six years part time, 298 page thesis, The University of Melbourne) on antidepressant pharmacogenetics. He has recently been appointed as a Research Fellow with IMPACT SRS - stemming from an NSR competitive grant he won in 2012. He has a Masters in Psychiatry and Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery also form The University of Melbourne. He is a Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Ajeet spends the majority of his time clinically - managing severe/complex/persisting depressive presentations. He has established a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) unit at The Geelong Clinic, a new method for treating severe depression. Ajeet continues to focus on pharmacogenetics and TMS as principal foci of research - in hopes for better patient outcomes.

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22nd January 2014