Associate Professor Christopher Davey

Associate Professor Christopher Davey

Associate Professor Christopher Davey picture
Head, Mood Disorders Research

PhD, MPsych, MBBS(Hons)

Associate Professor Christopher Davey is a Senior Research Fellow and a Consultant Psychiatrist at Orygen, where he leads the Mood Disorders Research program. Chris’ research interests include studying effective treatments for depression, and using neuroimaging to better understand depression and its treatment.

Chris completed his medical degree at the University of Western Australia, and trained in psychiatry in Sydney and Melbourne.

He completed a PhD at The University of Melbourne, and since then has obtained a number of fellowships and project grants, mainly from the National Health and Medical Research Council to support his work. In 2008 he was awarded the RANZCP Young Psychiatrist Award for his research achievements.

Research Interests

Mood disorders