Dr Evan Atlantis is a Senior Research Fellow at Western Sydney University (WSU), and Affiliate Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of Medicine at The University of Adelaide. He is a research leader with over 12 years’ professional experience in obesity, diabetes, depression or anxiety and health promotion research based on large observational studies, randomised controlled trials (RCT), and systematic reviews (first authored 36 peer-reviewed papers in these areas to date). He has been awarded major National Health and Medical Research Council project funding totalling >$1.85 million, and a South West Sydney Local Health District Academic Research Unit New Unit Grant amount of $2.25 million. He has published (or in press) 50 peer-reviewed articles and two book chapters (36 first authored and two monographs) which have received about 2200 citations (6 articles cited over 100 times and an overall H-index of 23 in Google Scholar). His publications have received more than 300 citations per year since 2014, and this number has been increasing exponentially in the last 5 years.


Areas of expertise: obesity / diabetes / depression / anxiety / health