Associate Professor Maree Hackett
Maree is the Acting Director of the Neurological and Mental Health Division at The George Institute for Global Health.
She leads a program of research focusing on developing simple, cost effective strategies (which can be integrated with other secondary prevention strategies) to identify, treat and prevent depression and significantly improve the outcome for people with cardiovascular disease. Maree has a particular interest in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and also holds a National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellowship (Level 2) on Improving the identification and management of depression in people with cardiovascular disease. Maree works one day a week as a Professor of Epidemiology in the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing at The University of Central Lancashire in the United Kingdom.