Researcher biography

Dr Byrne completed a PhD and Masters of Clinical Psychology in child anxiety at Macquarie University in 2015. Since then, he has held postdoctoral positions at Yale, Westmead Hospital Psychiatry and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Drug Health in Sydney, Australia. Since 2021 he has been a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology at University of Queensland. His research has focused on unconventional use of psychiatric drugs to treat mental disorders, treatments for anxiety and treatments for children.