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Dr Richard Whale

Dr Richard Whale (MB BS, FRCPsych, MD, SFHEA)

Principal Lecturer in Psychiatry
T: +44 (0)1273 644502
Location: Watson Building, University of Brighton, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9PH

Areas of Expertise: The psychopharmacology of psychosis and mood disorder.

Research areas: Effectiveness and discontinuation of antipsychotic medication. Outcome of early psychosis. Inflammation as an aetiology of mental illness.

Other Roles: Postgraduate program lead for psychiatry incorporating MSc Psychiatry and CPD. Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical lead for Early Intervention for Psychosis Services at Sussex  Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.