Doctor Robyn Vines

Doctor Robyn Vines

Senior Lecturer in Mental Health,
School of Medicine

Casual Academic - Mental Health Rural Rotations,
School of Medicine

Conjoint Associate Professor,
School of Medicine



  • Phd University of Sydney
  • MSc University of Aberdeen
  • BA University of Melbourne

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • School of Medicine
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Medicine


Phone: (02) 9683 8175
Mobile: 0429778268
Location: Off Campus

PLEASE NOTE: obtaining information from this Directory must be for the legitimate purposes of doing business with and within Western Sydney University, and must not be used for unsolicited bulk e-mailing (spamming) or similar purposes.


Chapters in Books

  • Vines, R. and Wilson, R. (2021), 'Integrated primary mental health care in rural and remote contexts : the Australian experience', Handbook of Rural, Remote, and Very Remote Mental Health, Springer 9789811566301.

Journal Articles

  • Chan, K., Xue, H., Carlson, J., Gray, J., Bailey, J. and Vines, R. (2022), 'Impact of COVID-19 on lifestyle and mental wellbeing in a drought-affected rural Australian population', Rural and Remote Health, vol 22, no 4 .
  • Reed, K., Reed, B., Bailey, J., Beattie, K., Lynch, E., Thompson, J., Vines, R., Wong, K., McCrossin, T. and Wilson, R. (2021), 'Interprofessional education in the rural environment to enhance multidisciplinary care in future practice : breaking down silos in tertiary health education', Australian Journal of Rural Health, vol 29, no 2 , pp 127 - 136.
  • Mendel, S., Beattie, K., Thompson, J., Vines, R., Wong, K., Bailey, J., Cockrell, K., Reed, B., McCrossin, T. and Wilson, R. (2019), 'Interdisciplinary teaching in rural settings to enhance multidisciplinary team care : the RIPL effect', Social Innovations Journal, vol 56 .

Western Sydney University

Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751

Tel: +61 2 9852 5222

ABN 53 014 069 881
CRICOS Provider No: 00917k