Health Service & Population Research


MPhil/PhD, MD(Res)


Part Time, Full Time

Institute of Psychiatry
  • Current number of racademic staff: 27.
  • Current number of research students: Over 50 PhD.
  • Recent publications: Several Health Service and Population Research Staff have led or contributed to writing NICE guidelines, the basic building blocks for good clinical practice nationally and internationally. The department has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and a series of important recent books. Details are available on the department website


Head of group/division
Professor Graham Thornicroft
Awarding institution
King's College London
Three years FT; six years PT. Accelerated PT rates available - email for further information. Registration is carried out at three points in the year: October, February and June.
Denmark Hill Campus.
Student destinations
Past students have gained prestigious posts in many national and international research and policy organisations, including the World Health Organization.
Year of entry 2016
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