Taking new discoveries and translating them into greater understanding and diagnosis of mental illness.

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photograph of Stephen Fry with team at Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute

Stephen Fry returns to Cardiff University

9 November 2017

Cardiff University Honorary Fellow Stephen Fry visits Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute

Prism Goggles edited

Scouts don lab coats for neuroscience evening!

8 November 2017

A troop of scouts complete brain-related activities as they become neuroscientists for the night

Professor Gray and BRAIN Involve member Peter Roberts

In the Spotlight: BRAIN Involve public involvement group

3 November 2017

Member Peter Roberts shares experience of epilepsy to stress importance of public involvement in research


Find out more about our four year PhD programme, supported by the Wellcome Trust.


Our research aims to tackle the psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders that are major causes of death and disability.