The IIPP was established in 2003 as an interdisciplinary research institute that brings together expertise from the fields of medicine, pharmacology and mental health to make advances in the clinical care of mental health patients. Our focus is on identifying protocols for diagnosis, medication and treatment that will make a real difference in mental health care.
Under the Institute's auspices we also run a registered psychiatric hospital as the Melbourne MediBrain Centre. Follow this link to the Melbourne MediBrain Centre to find out more about the services offered.
As a research institute our aim to be an Australia thought leader in psycho pharmacological research through the application of innovative research programs that will lead to better understandings about mental health disorders and deliver improved clinical care and treatments in mental health.
We do this by: