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Table: Projects Funded 2015-2016
Project Total Cost Funded Award Duration Purpose of Funding
Depression: Investigating the effects of polygenetic risk on the outcome of psychosis > £67,100 3 years Student Stipend & Fees
Depression: Interaction between genes and psychosocial factors n the aetiology and outcome of psychotic disorders £76,090 3 years Student Stipend + Fees + Consumables
Depression: Does inflammation cause depressed mood by inducing changes in brain structure? £50,000 3 years Consumables
Depression: BINDAAS:Brief IPT for depression among newly diagnosed people living with HIV/AIDS. Adaption & evaluation of an intervention package using mixed methods £76,066 1 year Salary + Support Costs
Depression: A pilot study on the effect of maternal prenatal depression on infant brain development £56,000 3 years Salary
Depression: Assessment of hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal axis in atypical and non- atypical major depressive disorder, bipolar depression and chronic fatigue syndrome. (HPA HAIR STUDY) £12,855 3 years Student Stipend + Support Costs
Eating Disorders: An examination of the feasibility acceptability and effectiveness of a skills based intervention for adolescents with eating disorders £80,000 3 years PhD Scholarship
Eating Disorders: A multimodal investigation of treatment enhancers to improve social functioning, self-evaluation, and emotional regulation in eating disorders £38,300 3 years Student Stipend + Support Costs
Eating Disorders: New Brain Directed Treatments for Eating Disorders £43,300 4 years Student Stipend + Support Costs
Parkinson’s Disease: Objective assessment of muscle rigidity in exploring aetio-pathogenesis of Parkinson’s disease £19,500 3 years Tuition fees + Support Costs
Parkinson’s Disease: Role of Infection in Neuropsychiatric Disease £22,331 1 year Salaries
MND: Gene-hunting in familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis using exon-capture and high-throughput sequencing and sibling pair analysis £79,255 3 years Student Stipend, Fees + Support costs
MND: Development of the ALS Online Genetic Database (ALSOD) £22,508 1 year Salary + Support Costs
World Health: Co-ordinating the Field Trials of ICD11-PHC at the Institute of Psychiatry £43,500 2 years Stipend + Support Costs.
Bipolar Disorder: Predictors of Suicide & other causes of death in bipolar affective disorder £10,000 3 years Research Support Costs
Bipolar Disorder: Pinpointing resilience in Bipolar Disorder £22,400 1 year Research Support Costs
Sleep Disorders: Validation & Development of Overnight Learning Paradigms of Memory Consolidation in Sleep. £114,000 2 year Student Stipend + Consumable/Equipment
Sleep Disorders: The long-term clinical effectiveness of a community, one day, self-referral CBT workshop to improve insomnia: a 4 year follow-up £73,682 2 years Student Stipend + Support Costs
Exploring the relationship between shortened telomere lengths and psychiatric disorders: dissecting the genetic and environmental contributions £28,606 2 years Research Support Costs

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