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Professor & Co-Director Food & Mood Centre, Deakin University

Professor Adrienne O’Neil is the Co-Director of the Food & Mood Centre and is supported by an NHMRC Emerging Leader (2) Fellowship. Her research focuses on understanding shared pathways, pathophysiology, risk factors and treatment of mental and physical disorders with a focus on lifestyle interventions. She is a behavioural scientist who specialises in promoting the use and quality of evidence-based lifestyle medicine and rehabilitation in mental health and cardiac settings.


  • –present
    Director, Heart and Mind Research, Deakin University
  • –present
    Deputy Director, Food & Mood Centre, Deakin University


  • 2012 
    Monash University, PhD