Professor of Psychiatry, University of Sydney

Philip Boyce is Professor of Psychiatry at Westmead Hospital and Head of the Perinatal Psychiatry Clinical Research Unit at Westmead Hospital.
He went to medical school at Guy’s Hospital in London. He started training in Psychiatry in London and then moved to Australia where he completed his psychiatry training.
He initially worked in Sydney, and then moved to Adelaide for 6 years where he trained in psychotherapy. He returned to Sydney to work at Mood disorders Unit at Prince Henry Hospital and became a lecturer in Psychiatry at the University of New South Wales. He completed his MD while there and then moved to the foundation chair in Psychiatry at the Nepean Hospital.
He was President of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists from 2003 to 2005.


  • –present
    Professor of Psychiatry & Head of Perinatal Psychiatry Clinical Research Unit, Westmead Hospital


  • 1991 
    UNSW, MD