Division of Psychiatry
We are an interdisciplinary centre for research and teaching concerned with mental health and illness. Our aim is to address clinical problems in order to achieve benefits for patients and public health, using insights from basic science. We deliver innovative teaching, relevant to clinical practice, that is informed by our research.
The Division of Psychiatry offers a range of Postgraduate Taught Courses, Research Degrees and Undergraduate Courses. Visit our 'Study' page for more information. For example, find out more about about our New MSc in Dementia here.
The Division of Psychiatry is made up of four Research Departments: Mental Health of Older People Department, Mental Health Neuroscience Department, Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department and Epidemiology and Applied Clinical Research Department. Visit our ‘Research’ page to find out more.
Friday, 16 September 2016
Research from the UCL Psychiatry Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department has been reported on the front page of The Times, as well as by The Daily Telegraph and The Sun. The study reveals that clinicians’ estimates are frequently inaccurate with a tendency to over-estimate rather than under-estimate survival.
Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Our sixth meeting – the final one in the development phase of the study – began with one of our researchers, Johanna, giving an update on the recruitment of the community navigators. We have recruited three community navigators and we wish them a very warm welcome to the team. We then had a quick look […]
Using Functional near infrared spectroscopy to investigate ageing and cognitive decline in Down syndrome: A Feasibility Study
Speaker: Ros Hithersay, Division of Psychiatry
Starts: Sep 28, 2016 4:00:00 PM
Speaker: Kate Wolfe, Division of Psychiatry
Starts: Sep 28, 2016 4:30:00 PM
Talk from Quentin Huys of Centre for Addictive Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Zurich
Speaker: Quentin Huys
Starts: Oct 12, 2016 4:00:00 PM