Division of Psychiatry

    Formerly known as UCL Mental Health Science Unit

    The Mental Health Sciences Unit became the UCL Division of Psychiatry on 1st January 2014. We specialise in psychiatric epidemiology, molecular genetics, palliative care, health services research and randomised trials of complex treatments in primary and mental health care. The Head of the Division is Professor Glyn Lewis

    Seminars and Events

    The Division hosts several regular seminars for its staff and students as well as occasionally hosting events which are open to the public.

    A list of all of these can be found here, if you are unsure whether you are able to attend please contact the organiser.

    Division of Psychiatry Newsblog

    First meeting of Promoting Independence in Dementia (PRIDE) team

    Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:33:36 +0000

    The PRIDE project aims to find ways that people diagnosed with dementia can stay independent for longer. It is one of six ESRC-funded project in the UK (three more of them are within UCL) that together comprise the world’s largest study into dementia. The meeting yesterday had representatives from Universities of East Anglia, Manchester, Sheffield, [...]


    Summer Open Day – UCL Division of Psychiatry: 21st July 2014

    Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:51:42 +0000

    Have you applied or are you considering applying for our MSc courses in Mental Health Sciences? Would you like to hear more about the new modules approved for our MScs and about the potential options for taking modules from other Faculties? Would you like to meet some of the academic staff who will be teaching [...]


    Newly announced – Scholarships for MSc Mental Health Sciences Research for North East London Foundation Trust (NELFT) staff

    Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:05:14 +0000

    We are delighted to announce that North East London NHS Foundation Trust (NELFT) can offer up to 3 scholarships of up to £2000 each year to students on the MSc Mental Health Sciences Research who are currently working for NELFT during the academic year of the MSc. Promise as a researcher is the main criterion [...]



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