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Prof

Meaghan O'Donnell

Head, Research, Phoenix Australia
Psychiatry
PTSD
depression
injury
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
psychiatry
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Prof

Meaghan O'Donnell

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Early psychological intervention
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Prof

Meaghan O'Donnell

 

Dr Meaghan O’Donnell is the Head of Research at Phoenix Australia, and Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne. She has published over 120 peer reviewed articles in the area of posttraumatic mental health.

Many of these publications have been in influential journals including JAMA Psychiatry, British Journal of Psychiatry, American Journal of Psychiatry and Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. She is a past president of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (the premier society in the field of traumatic stress studies). She is on the editorial board for the European Journal of Traumatic Stress Studies and frequently is invited to present her research both nationally and internationally. She is a recipient of the Humboldt Experienced Researcher Fellowship to foster research collaborations in Germany.She works frequently with the Australian Commonwealth government departments including the Australian Department of Veterans' Affairs and the Australian Department of Defence both in a scientific advisory capacity and as investigator on research and evaluation projects. Her major areas of research include early interventions after trauma exposure, phenomenology of traumatic stress responses, and barriers to recovery. She has conducted a number of randomised controlled trials testing models of early psychological intervention after trauma, and has expertise in running longitudinal studies of trauma survivors.

Projects

Displaying the 7 most recent projects by Meaghan O'Donnell.

7

Projects

Project Types


5

Research Grant


1

Internal Research Grant


1

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 151 most recent scholarly works by Meaghan O'Donnell.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2004

NHMRC Clinical Research Fellowship


1

Award

Credentials

Positions


Head, Research, Phoenix Australia

Psychiatry

Member Of The Aps

Australian Psychological Society

Member Of Istss

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Master of Psychology

The University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Science (honours)

The University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Applied Science (Nursing)

Curtin University of Technology