Cutting-edge digital technologies are helping Flinders researchers improve access to services for rural, remote and Indigenous communities.

Theme lead

Professor Tarun Bastiampilla
Clinical Academic, College of Medicine and Public Health

Professor Tarun Bastiampillai has extensive experience in the field of mental health service planning and senior clinical leadership roles.

He has provided strategic and policy direction for the delivery of mental health services on a state-wide basis, with a proven capacity to lead fundamental reform and implementation of initiatives for improved performance and clinical outcomes.

Tarun has published in high-impact journals including JAMA, Lancet, JAMA Psychiatry, Lancet Psychiatry and Molecular Psychiatry. He has been an investigator in several digital mental health research projects including the Young and Well CRC and Medical Research Futures Fund projects.