Mental Health and Neuroscience


MAPrc information booth for Schizophrenia Awareness Week at The Alfred hospital.

The Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc) at AMREP works on the clinical translation of neuroscience into innovative treatments for people with severe mental illness.

Research programs are in Women’s Mental Health, Psychiatric Neurotechnology, Psychopharmacology and Psychiatric Service Research.

The Van Cleef/Roet Centre for Nervous Diseases focuses on research in cerebellar ataxias, and movement disorders including Parkinson’s disease (PD) and progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). The Alfred Stroke Unit participates in  national and international multi-centre stroke trials.