Antonio’s research focuses on unravelling the cognitive and neural mechanisms of addiction, and developing novel neuroscience-informed interventions to treat addictive disorders. He also leads a more recently established research program on the neuroscience of appetite and obesity, which seeks to translate cognitive and brain imaging findings into novel interventions for healthy eating and weight loss.
Antonio Verdejo-Garcia's Articles
Platforms of peril
Research has started to show that social media overuse can, much like drug and gambling addictions, lead to poor decision-making.
Episode 8: The science of addiction
Monash experts discuss the research that's helping change the way we view and treat different forms of addiction.
Food for thought
Understanding how our brain responds to good and bad food choices could help combat the world's obesity epidemic.