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Andrew Thompson

Principal Research Fellow, Early Psychosis
Centre For Youth Mental Health
"at risk mental state"; social cognition; medication side effects; trauma
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
psychiatry
humans
psychotic disorders
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schizophrenia
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A/Prof

Andrew Thompson

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
First episode psychosis
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A/Prof

Andrew Thompson

 

Dr Thompson is a Principal Research Fellow at Orygen and a Consultant Psychiatrist. He leads the early psychosis research stream at the Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre (EPPIC) at Orygen and is the lead psychiatrist and research lead for the national headspace Youth Early Psychosis services.

He is also acting Director of Specialist Services at Orygen. He holds an honorary Associate Professor position at the University of Warwick in the UK. Andrew completed his medical degree at the University of Oxford in 1993 and a research MD at the University of London in 2008. He trained as a psychiatrist both the UK and Australia obtaining fellowships in both countries and received the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Young Psychiatrist Research Award in 2013. He has received major research funding in Australia and the UK. Andrew’s major academic interests include work into risk factors for developing psychosis and novel interventions to treat early or emerging psychosis including using technology such as virtual reality. He is also interested in defining and understanding predictors of clinical outcomes in early psychosis.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2016

FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)


2012

FRANZCP - Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists


2001

MRCPSYC - Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Principal Research Fellow, Early Psychosis

Centre For Youth Mental Health

Education


Medical Education

University of Warwick

Medical Education

University of Warwick

Doctor of Medicine

University of London

Masters of Medical Science

University of Nottingham

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

University of London

Masters of Arts

University of Oxford

Bachelor of Arts

University of Oxford