Amy Brown

Amy Brown, PhD

Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (Australia)
Research Coordinator

Areas of Interest

Addressing the psychological and cognitive impact of diabetes

Dr. Brown's research interests include the cognitive and psychological outcomes of children with rare genetic metabolic disorders. She is also interested in the cognitive and psychological impact of chronic illness and the development of anxiety in clinical and healthy populations.


  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology), RMIT University, 2008
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychology, RMIT University, 2009
  • PhD, Psychological aspects of inherited metabolic disorders, University of Melbourne, 2015
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Latrobe University, 2019
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical), Swinburne University, 2019
  • Registered Psychologist, 2020-
  • Honorary Research Fellow, Latrobe University 2020-