Prof David Castle

MBChB, MSc, CGUT, MD, DLSHTM, FRCPsych, FRANZCP

Professor David Castle is Chair of Psychiatry at St Vincent’s Health and The University of Melbourne. He has wide clinical and research interests, encompassing schizophrenia and related disorders, bipolar disorder, cannabis abuse, OCD spectrum disorders and disorders of body image.
He has published over 700 papers and chapters; and 22 books. David speaks regularly at local, national, and international scientific meetings about his research, and also teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
In 2015 he was presented with the Ian Simpson Award by the RANZCP in recognition of outstanding contributions to clinical psychiatry as assessed through service to patients and the community.
David is on a number of advisory boards and editorial boards, and is a reviewer for numerous national and international scientific journals.