It is crucial to identify those who are at ‘ultra high-risk’ for psychosis (UHR) before their first psychotic episode. It’s always better to prevent than to cure, and early intervention is associated with better outcomes. Currently the most common way of detecting UHR individuals is with a semi-structured interview called the CAARMS. This is great […]
Professor David J Kupfer delivers annual Paykel Lecture.
On Tuesday 27 September, Professor David J. Kupfer gave the annual Paykel Lecture, titled ‘Biomarkers and the future of psychiatric diagnosis’. Head of Department Professor Ed Bullmore introduced Professor Kupfer, who can look back on an impressive career. His research interests are predominantly sleep and mood disorders, and he (co-)authored over 1,100 papers, books and […]