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

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Stress in early life – the impact on mental illness

25 April 2017

Blog: Stress in early life – the impact on mental illness

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£13m dementia research centre

20 April 2017

Cardiff University chosen as centre for UK’s biggest dementia research initiative

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BNA2017 Conference hailed a ‘world neuroscience festival’

19 April 2017

A record number of delegates turned out for this year’s BNA Conference in Birmingham.

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Study

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

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Research

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