Fallon completed her PhD in Psychophysiology at Swinburne University of Technology in 2011. Her interests and expertise centre on the prevention and management of infant sleep and cry problems, and the bidirectional impact these have on poor mental health outcomes for parents. Fallon has an interest in both the psychological and neurological impact of early life events and parenting practices, on child and parent wellbeing. She is passionate about evidence based practice and dissemination of research evidence via new technologies. Fallon joined the PIRI team in 2014 and manages the Getting Ahead of Postnatal Depression research trial.