Editor in Chief: Kamaldeep Bhui
Professor Kamaldeep Bhui is Professor of Cultural Psychiatry & Epidemiology at Queen Mary University of London, also an Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist in the East London Foundation Trust. He is President of the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry and Editor in Chief of the British Journal of Psychiatry as well as the International Journal of Culture and Mental Health. Professor Bhui is head of department at Barts Medical School. His current research projects include studies of residential mobility and the effects on mental health of Somali refugees, explanatory models of mental disorder, work characteristics and ethnicity. He is Director at the Cultural Consultation Service at Barts, and Director of MSc Psychological Therapies and MSc Transcultural Mental Healthcare at QMUL and MSc in Mental Health and Law. He is also the co-founder of Careif, an international mental health charity based in London that promotes work for young people and their health through culture, sport and arts.
Kenneth R. Kaufman is Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Anesthesiology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (New Brunswick, New Jersey). His research interests include psychopharmacology, neuropsychiatry, psychiatric aspects of epilepsy, and antiepileptic drugs for the treatment of psychiatric disorders.
Professor Gin S. Malhi is Chair of Psychiatry at the University of Sydney, and Head of Department at Northern Clinical School. He is executive director of the CADE Clinic based at the Royal North Shore Hospital where he conducts a research programme funded by the NHMRC investigating the role of stress in neuropsychiatric disorders. He is Editor of the Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (ANZJP) and has published over 20 books and book chapters and more than 400 articles reflecting his interests and areas of expertise, which include mood and anxiety disorders, psychopharmacology, neuroimaging, cognition, classification, psychiatric diagnosis and the development of clinical practice guidelines.
Dr Amanda Baxter co-leads the Policy and Research Translation Group at the Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research. Prior to this she was involved in the Global Burden of Disease Study and lectured at the University of Queensland.
Professor Peter Haddad is a Consultant in Community Psychiatry in Salford and an Honorary Clinical Professor at the University of Manchester. His clinical and research interests centre on the treatment of affective disorders and schizophrenia.
Professor Anne Lingford-Hughes is Professor of Addiction Biology at Imperial College London and Consultant Psychiatrist with a particular interest in pharmacological treatments of alcohol problems and comorbidity at Central North West London NHS Foundation Trust.
International editorial board
Paul S. Appelbaum
Paul S. Appelbaum, MD is Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine and Law, and Director, Division of Law, Ethics and Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York.
Donald W. Black
Donald W. Black, MD is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa.
Sophia Frangou is Professor of Psychiatry at the Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York.
Dr Mula is Consultant in Neurology, Epileptology and Neuropsychiatry at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in London. He is an internationally recognised expert in neuropsychiatry of epilepsy with a special interest in mood and anxiety disorders as well as dissociative disorders.
Dr Rachel Upthegrove is Clinical Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at the University of Birmingham and Consultant Psychiatrist in Early Intervention, with active research interests in schizophrenia, affective disorder, youth mental health and suicide.