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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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Dr Kathryn Peall

Dr Kathryn Peall selected for the prestigious career development programme SUSTAIN

11 March 2020

the Academy of Medical Sciences launched a fourth round of their career development programme SUSTAIN

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Timothy Syndrome and related conditions- Family Day

21 January 2020

The first Timothy Syndrome Family Day and the launch of Timothy Syndrome Alliance UK.


8th annual Wales Brain Bee Competition

20 January 2020

Impressive all female winners in 8th annual Wales Brain Bee competition

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.