Bernhard Baune received Ph.D., M.D. M.P.H. degrees. He serves as Head of psychiatry and psychiatric neuroscience at James Cook University. He works on the neuroscience, psychopharmacology, and the epidemiology of psychiatric disorders with an emphasis on major depression and cognitive dysfunction. Previously, Professor Baune headed the research group Genetics and Epidemiology of Mood Disorders at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany and carried out research at St. George’s Medical School, London. Professor Baune is a frequently invited speaker to present his research at international and national scientific meetings. His research in basic, biological, and clinical psychiatry is widely published in more than 100 peer-reviewed publications, including top ranking psychiatric and neuroscience journals. Professor Baune’s research is supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and by a number of other grants.
Biography Updated on 17 January 2011