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Jerome Sarris

Honorary
Psychiatry
Mood Disorders
Anxiety Disorders
Insomnia
ADHD
OCD
General Mental Health
Clinical Trials
Pharmacogenetics
science & technology
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A/Prof

Jerome Sarris

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Nutraceuticals and Lifestyle Medicine and Mental Health
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A/Prof

Jerome Sarris

 

Jerome Sarris is an NHMRC Clinical Research Fellow, holding an honorary position at the University of Melbourne, Department of Psychiatry as a Principal Research Fellow (employed as Professor of Integrative Mental Health and Deputy Director of NICM Health Research Institute at Western Sydney University, Westmead). Jerome moved from clinical practice as a Naturopath, Nutritionist, and Acupuncturist to academic work, and completed a doctorate at the field of psychiatry.

He has a particular interest in anxiety and mood disorder research pertaining to integrative medicine, nutraceutical psychopharmacology and psychotropic plant medicines, and lifestyle medicine. His research also utilises genomic technology to examine the pharmacogenomics of individual responses to nutraceuticals in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. He has over 150 publications and has published in many eminent journals in the field including JAMA Psychiatry, The American Journal of Psychiatry, Lancet Psychiatry, and World Psychiatry. He has been awarded collaboratively over 9.6 million dollars of grant funding, and is currently involved in over a dozen clinical trials in the area of mental health (being Chief-Investigator-A on 3 recent multicentre NHMRC Project Grants). Jerome is a founding Vice Chair of The International Network of Integrative Mental Health & an Executive Committee Member of the International Society of Nutritional Psychiatry Research.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2014

CR Roper Fellowship

2010

NHMRC Postdoctoral Fellowship

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

2008

UQ PhD Research Scholarship

Unversity of Queensland

2010

The International Network of Integrative Mental Health (Co-Founding Fellow)


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary Supervisor

Psychiatry

Honorary

Psychiatry

Full Member

ASPR

Education


Doctorate (field of psychiatry)

The University of Queensland

Masters of Health Science

University of New England