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

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Brighton Pier

British Science Festival 2017 announced for Brighton

29 August 2017

Science lovers invited to attend British Science Festival in Brighton (5-9 September 2017)

Donor's Day - brain wars

Cardiff Day success as supporters go head-to-head!

25 July 2017

Cardiff University supporters put their brainpower to the test at annual Cardiff Day event

Fergus Walsh interviewing Derek Jones

The most detailed scan of the wiring of the human brain

11 July 2017

BBC’s medical correspondent visits Cardiff University’s Brain Imaging Centre



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.