We promote mission of the University of Cambridge to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Our particular focus is on the determinants of mental health conditions, their treatments and the promotion of mental health.
The Department of Psychiatry is part of the School of Clinical Medicine in the University of Cambridge. It is an internationally leading centre of research in academic psychiatry over the life course, including neuroscience, developmental psychiatry, intellectual disabilities, old age and epidemiological research
We offer two programs for prospective graduates, a Ph.D. (or M.D.) program and a research-based M.Phil.
Find out more about the postgraduate courses we offer and how to apply for them.
Congratulations to Jo Illingworth, who has recently submitted her PhD thesis! We caught up with Jo to find out more…
New research has shown that specialised teams for the treatment of early psychosis, known as Early Intervention Services (EISs), are…
A recent study published in Molecular Autism finds that parents of children with autism fall between typical controls and individuals…
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