Skip to main content
KBS_Icon_questionmark link-ico

Centres & groups

Eating Disorders Research Group

The Eating Disorders Research Group aims to find out more about the neurobiological, genetic and psychological causes and consequences of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and other eating disorders, and to use that knowledge to develop new and better treatments. 

Emotional Development Intervention and Treatment (EDIT) Lab

Led by Prof Thalia Eley the lab explores the role of genes and the environment on the development and treatment of anxiety, depression and related traits, based at the Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London

Researching Emotional Disorders and Development Lab

The Researching Emotional Disorders and Development (REDD) Lab is a research group led by Dr Jennifer Lau. We study typical and atypical development of emotional and social behaviour across childhood and adolescence. We focus on why some young people experience more difficulties during this period than others


Our goal is understanding the different forms of epilepsy and developing new ways to treat this potentially devastating disease. We work to understand the underlying causes of human epilepsies, from faults in specific cell types, to changes across brain circuits.


The acute effects of cannabis use: An escalating THC dose-finding pilot study in frequent cannabis users

EU-AIMS Longitudinal European Autism Project

The EU-AIMS Longitudinal European Autism Project (LEAP) aims to identify risk factors that contribute to differences  in brain development, difficulties in social behaviour and other core symptoms of autism spectrum disorders (ASD).



Research at the IoPPN



Find out about IoPPN's world leading research and impact, and why we are ranked as one of the top…



Our ground-breaking research makes a real difference in understanding, preventing and treating…

NIHR Maudsley BRC

NIHR Maudsley BRC

The NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre is a pioneering and key partnership between the IoPPN…

Study at King’s

Sign up for further information

Receive email updates about our courses, events, fees and funding, studying in London, how to apply and more.

Sign up