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Clinical academics named on the Highly Cited Research 2021 list

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Clinical Academics at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN), King’s College London, and  have been named on the annual Highly Cited Researcher 2021 list from Clarivate.

The annual list identifies researchers, including those who have clinical positions at the Trust, who demonstrated significant influence in their chosen field or fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade.

Michael Holland, Medical Director said: “Congratulations to all our clinical academics who are named on the Highly Cited Researcher 2021 list – this is a huge achievement and testament to your hard work and commitment to improving outcomes for people who use our services..

“Research is a powerful way for healthcare professionals to directly improve patient care and to empower people who use mental health services. Our strategy sets out our aim to take a leading role, together with our academic partners in research, ensuring the translation of evidence-based approaches into practice in our local health and care system.”

Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science™ citation index.

This year’s list continues to recognise researchers whose citation records position them in the very highest strata of influence and impact in mental health research.

Professor Ian Everall, Executive Dean, IoPPN and Non-Executive Director at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust said: “It is fantastic to see so many of our researchers featured on this year’s list. I congratulate all our highly cited researchers – it’s a testament to how prolific IoPPN is, and a recognition of the impact our work has.”

The following researchers linked to the Trust have been named on the Highly Cited Research 2021 list: 

Carmine Pariante, Professor of Biological Psychiatry

Dr Ilaria Bonoldi, Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Andrea Danese, Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Paola Dazzan, Professor of Neurobiology of Psychosis & Vice Dean (International)

Paolo Fusar-Poli, Professor of Preventive Psychiatry

Oliver Howes, Professor of Molecular Psychiatry

Philip McGuire, Professor of Psychiatry & Cognitive Neuroscience

Sir Robin Murray, Professor of Psychiatric Research

Carmine Pariante, Professor of Biological Psychiatry

Dr Brendon Stubbs, NIHR Clinical Lecturer

Sir Graham Thornicroft, Professor of Community Psychiatry

Dr Lucia Valmaggia, Reader in Clinical Psychology and Digital Mental Health

Sir Simon Wessely, Regius Professor of Psychiatry

Dr Valeria Mondelli, Clinical Reader in Psychoneuroimmunology

Martin Prince, Professor of Epidemiological Psychiatry

Fiona Gaughran, Professor of Physical Health & Clinical Therapeutics in Psychiatry

Allan Young, Chair of Mood Disorders & Vice Dean (Academic Psychiatry)

Dag Aarsland, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry


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