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Head of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, has won the prestigious award from the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology in recognition of his ground-breaking work on the psychopharmacology of bipolar disorder.

Professor John Geddes, who is also director of R&D at Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, and director of the NIHR Oxford Cognitive Health Research Facility, has been a pioneer in combining the power of large-scale epidemiological methods with the precision of neurobiological investigation to understand the underlying neurobiology and genetic mechanisms of bipolar disorder.

The ECNP Neuropsychopharmacology Award is presented annually and recognises distinguished research in applied and translational neuroscience.

Read more (Department of Psychiatry website)

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