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Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute

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

Takeda launch
Cardiff University celebrated a new partnership with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited for a drug discovery collaboration to identify new approaches for treating schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders, at the launch event this May. Full story in our news section.

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Lindau Science Days

Dr Nicholas Clifton wins second place at competitive Lindau Nobel Laureate Sciathon.

23 July 2020

Dr Clifton’s project- authentiSci is the first web browser extension that allows scientists to provide feedback on the validity of science-related news articles.

Hadyn Ellis Building

Katie Daughters on her Waterloo Foundation Early Career Fellowship

11 June 2020

Dr Katie Daughters has been offered her first Lectureship at the University of Essex.

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.

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.