ARCADIA Mental Health Research Group Head & Senior Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

Dr Jerome Sarris is a Senior Research Fellow at The University of Melbourne and Head of the ARCADIA Mental Health Research Group within The Professorial Unit at the Department of Psychiatry.. Jerome moved from clinical practice to academic work, and completed a doctorate at The University of Queensland in the field of psychiatry. He undertook his postdoctoral training at The University of Melbourne, Department of Psychiatry; The Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University of Technology; and The Depression Clinical & Research Program at Harvard Medical School (MGH). He has a particular interest in anxiety and mood disorder research pertaining to nutraceutical psychopharmacology, and in Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine research.
He has over 100 publications, and has published in many eminent psychiatry, psychopharmacology, and nutrition/natural product journals. He is currently conducting as Chief Investigator A, three large NHMRC Project Grants. Jerome is a founding Vice Chair of The International Network of Integrative Mental Health and an Executive Board Member of The International Society for Nutritional Psychiatric Research


  • –present
    Senior Research Fellow, University of Melbourne