Katherine Mills has worked at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, since 2001. She is Program Director and Director of Treatment Reseach for the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use. Her research focuses on the epidemiology and treatment of co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders, in particular, post traumatic stress disorder. A/Prof Mills has published widely in the area and has been an investigator on grants totalling close to $10 million. She has received a number of awards for excellence in science and research, and in recognition of the impact of her work on the community; most recently A/Prof Mills received a 2012 NSW Young Tall Poppy award from the Australian Institute of Policy and Science.
Broad Research Areas:
Psychiaty, Epidemiology, Clinical Research, Population Health, Drug Related Harm / Addiction
Specific Research Keywords:
Drugs, Mental Health, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Research, Comorbid disorders