Brain change trajectories across the stages of psychotic disorders: Linking brain structure and function
Professor Christos Pantelis is an NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow, Foundation Professor of Neuropsychiatry and Scientific Director of the Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre at The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health. He holds an Honorary Professorial Fellow position at the Florey Institute for Neuroscience & Mental Health and heads the Adult Mental Health Rehabilitation Unit at Sunshine Hospital. His work has focused on brain structural and functional changes during the transition to psychosis. He was awarded the international 2013 Robert-Sommer Award from the Justus Liebig University School of Medicine, Germany. He was named in the Thomson Reuters list of “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds 2014”, representing the top 1% of most highly cited scientists in his field. In June 2015, he was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa, National Kapodistrian University of Athens.