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Professor Jon Bisson photographed in the Hadyn Ellis Building, Cardiff University

Cardiff professor receives Lord Ashcroft Research Award for new PTSD treatment method for veterans

9 February 2021

Professor Jon Bisson has been awarded the 2021 Lord Ashcroft Research Award

Hermione Hyde

Clinical criteria for diagnosing autism inadequate for people with genetic conditions, research suggests

4 January 2021

More than half of individuals with one of four genetic conditions had significant autistic symptoms, despite not qualifying for formal diagnosis


New study investigating the impact of Schizophrenia on physical illness

3 December 2020

colleagues at the MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics and SAIL Databank, Swansea University linked genetic data for 896 individuals with schizophrenia to anonymised NHS records.

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MRC CNGG researcher awarded European Research Council starting grant

7 September 2020

Dr Arianna di Florio has been awarded over €1m for her research into mental health conditions related to female reproduction.

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NCMH launches COVID-19 study to look at impact on mental health

29 June 2020

The National Centre for Mental Health will investigate the impact of the pandemic on people with mental health conditions.

Dr Katie Lewis

Dr Katie Lewis awarded postdoctoral Fellowship

22 May 2020

Dr Lewis will continue her work on longitudinal and genetic relationships between sleep and mood disorders.

Professor Marianne van den Bree

MRC grant for ‘IMAGINE-2’ awarded

7 May 2020

Follow-up study of the successful research programme IMAGINE

Dr Elliot Rees

Research Fellow Dr Elliott Rees awarded prestigious fellowship

23 April 2020

Research Fellow at the Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, has been awarded the prestigious UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowship.

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Global group to investigate links between rare genomic disorders and psychiatric conditions

26 February 2020

Cardiff University is among 14 institutions to receive multi-million pound funding

Dr Elliot Rees

Cardiff researchers identify new genetic link to schizophrenia

13 January 2020

Largest study of its kind sheds further light on underlying causes of mental health condition