Associate Professor Simon Rosenbaum
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Simon Rosenbaum

Medicine & Health
School of Clinical Medicine

Simon Rosenbaum is an academic exercise physiologist and Scientia Associate Professor in the Discipline of Psychiatry and Mental Health, UNSW Sydney. Simon’s research focuses on physical activity, trauma and mental illness, including physical physical health co-morbidities. Simon has published >230 peer-reviewed publications including a textbook and a Lancet Commission. He is the President of the Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, co-chair of the Olympic Refuge Foundation Think Tank on sport and humanitarian settings, and an Associate Editor of the journal, Mental Health and Physical Activity. Simon has led international research and capacity building projects, including working in the Rohingya refugee crises in Bangladesh, and has consulted to the United Nations Migration Agency in North-east Nigeria. Simon is the founder of 'Addi Moves' - a physical activity and lifestyle program targeting women from a refugee and asylum seeker background. Since 2019, Simon has been recognised by the Clarivate Highly Cited list for mental health.

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Move your mood: physical activity and sport for mental health and psychosocial wellbeing, UNICEF East/South Africa