King's College London

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience

Psychological Medicine

Address:

Strand Campus

Strand

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Psychological Medicine

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Psychological Medicine focuses on the interface between psychiatry and medicine, psychiatry and occupation, psychiatry and the military, and psychiatry in different settings. The disorders of interest are those of the common mental disorders, such as depression, anxiety, perinatal psychiatry, eating disorders and stress related disorders. The principal research methodologies used within the department are epidemiological, clinical and psychological research, including cross sectional studies, cohort studies and randomised controlled trials. The Head of the Department is Professor Simon Wessely, Chair of Psychological Medicine, who is also Vice Dean for Academic Psychiatry. He is Professor of Psychological Medicine at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, Psychological Medicine carries out epidemiological, clinical and psychological research, including cross sectional studies, cohorts and randomised controlled trials.

Accreditation:

Accredited University

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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