Professor Vicki Anderson

 

Professor Vicki Anderson is the Director of Clinical Sciences Research at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and Head of Psychology at the Royal Children’s Hospital.  She leads the Brain and Mind clinical research group and the Take CARe concussion program which aims to better diagnose, manage and treat child concussion. Professor Anderson has published over 250 papers in peer-reviewed journals, as well as four books and has obtained competitive research grants totalling over $20 million. She is Associate Editor of the Journal of Neuropsychology (British Psychological Society) and Neuropsychology (American Psychological Association) and consulting editor on a number of prestigious international neuropsychology journals. She has served on the Board of Governors of the International Neuropsychological Society, and has had a long-term involvement, at an executive level, with the Australasian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment and has been President of the Society.