Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

Latest News

A Psychological Approach to Boosting Physical Activity in a Pandemic

A new guidance paper sets out how psychological theory and techniques can be applied to increase physical activity levels in a pandemic.

Mood Homeostasis Decreases During Lockdown

The decrease in mood homeostasis due to lockdown translates (in simulations) into 3 times more episodes of depressed mood, according to a study, published in JAMA Psychiatry, led by Dr Maxime Taquet, University of Oxford.

Antibiotics Disrupt Development of the 'Social Brain' in Mice

Antibiotic treatment in early life seems to impede brain signalling pathways that function in social behaviour and pain regulation in mice, a new study, published in BMC Neuroscience, by Dr Katerina Johnson and Associate Professor Philip Burnet has found.

Talks, discussions, events

Old Age Psychiatry CPD meeting

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 2pm to 5pm @ Seminar Room, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX

Beginnings

Listen to the late Professor Michael Gelder on how he founded the Department of Psychiatry at Oxford, 1969.

NIHR Oxford Health BRC video

Find out what we aim to achieve with this brand new NIHR Biomedical Research Centre.

Follow us on Twitter