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Esther Downton

Research Assistant

Research interests

  • Psychology
  • Mental Health

Biography

Esther is a Research Assistant working with the Platforms for Longitudinal Mental Health Data (PALM) team on the Landscaping International Longitudinal Datasets (LILD) project.

Esther joined the Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry (SGDP) Centre in 2024 after completing an MSc in Neuroscience at King’s College London.

Research Interests

  • Neurobiology of mental health conditions
  • Neuropsychopharmacology
  • Precision psychiatry
  • Neuroimaging 

Research

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Landscaping International Longitudinal Datasets

A global mapping of large-scale longitudinal datasets with the potential for transformative research on depression, anxiety and psychosis.

Project status: Ongoing

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Catalogue of Mental Health Measures

The Catalogue of Mental Health Measures provides easy access to information about mental health measures to maximise the uptake of existing longitudinal data.

Project status: Ongoing

PALM logo (780 x 440 px)
Platforms for Longitudinal Mental Health Data (PALM)

The Platforms for Longitudinal Mental Health Data (PALM) team, led by Professor Louise Arseneault, focuses on increasing the discoverability and accessibility of longitudinal mental health data.

Research

LILD Header (780 x 440 px)
Landscaping International Longitudinal Datasets

A global mapping of large-scale longitudinal datasets with the potential for transformative research on depression, anxiety and psychosis.

Project status: Ongoing

CMHM Header (780 x 440 px)
Catalogue of Mental Health Measures

The Catalogue of Mental Health Measures provides easy access to information about mental health measures to maximise the uptake of existing longitudinal data.

Project status: Ongoing

PALM logo (780 x 440 px)
Platforms for Longitudinal Mental Health Data (PALM)

The Platforms for Longitudinal Mental Health Data (PALM) team, led by Professor Louise Arseneault, focuses on increasing the discoverability and accessibility of longitudinal mental health data.