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


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


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

New publications

Explore our exciting new papers and read about our latest research and findings.


Research day a success

15 July 2015

The NMHRI were honoured to host a research conference day highlighting many of its projects which have been supported by The Waterloo Foundation.

Brain scans reveal link between physical abuse and psychotic symptoms in borderline personality disorder

24 June 2015

A team of scientists from Cardiff University and the University of Edinburgh have found that childhood physical abuse may increase psychotic symptoms later in life.

NMHRI hold science club event for primary school

17 June 2015

The NMHRI hold science club for primary school



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