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Prof

Richard Kanaan

Chair Of Psychiatry-Austin Health
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Prof

Richard Kanaan

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Schizophrenia
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Prof

Richard Kanaan

 

Richard Kanaan studied mathematics and philosophy in Oxford and Los Angeles, before training in medicine and psychiatry in London. He spent over a decade at the Institute of Psychiatry/Maudsley Hospital where he developed interests in unexplained syndromes and in schizophrenia.

He was appointed Chair of Psychiatry and Consultant Psychiatrist at the Austin Hospital in 2013. Professor Kanaan has worked across a number of disciplines, including neuroimaging, neuropsychology, epidemiology, philosophy, and social psychiatry. His current work focuses on building explanations for unexplained syndromes such as conversion disorder using functional neuroimaging. He has developed and led specialist conversion disorder clinics for many years.

Projects

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11

Projects

Project Types


8

Research Grant


2

Internal Research Grant


1

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 99 most recent scholarly works by Richard Kanaan.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2016

FRCPSYCH - Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists


2013

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


2003

MRCPSYC - Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Chair Of Psychiatry-Austin Health

Psychiatry

Education


PhD in Psychiatry

King's College London

CCT in General and Liaison Psychiatry

Royal College of Psychiatrists

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

St Bartholomew's Hospital

MA in Philosophy

University of Southern California

BA in Mathematics and Philosophy

University of Oxford