The international organisation based in the USA honoured Professor Sharpe's research and clinical work in the award which recognises excellence and innovation in the integration of mental and physical healthcare.
On behalf of my colleagues in Oxford University and in Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust I am absolutely delighted that our work together, to improve patient outcomes through research, has received this international recognitionProfessor Michael Sharpe
Professor Michael Sharpe's research 'aims to understand the psychiatric aspects of medical illness and its treatment, to develop novel interventions that are integrated with and intended to enhance medical care and to evaluate these in rigorous clinical trials.'
His current interests include developing and evaluating integrated depression management for cancer patients and proactive integrated psychiatry services for general hospital inpatients.
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