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ERASMUS Course on MRI: Basic MRI Physics Sep 25, 2017 - Sep 29, 2017 — Ninewells Hospital Medical School, Dundee
7th SINAPSE-SANON Meeting Sep 28, 2017 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Wellcome Rooms, Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh
ECCOMAS VipIMAGE 2017 Oct 18, 2017 - Oct 20, 2017 — Porto, Portugal
ESMRMB 2017 Congress Oct 19, 2017 - Oct 21, 2017 — Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
NRS Mental Health Network Annual Scientific Meeting Oct 25, 2017 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Teaching & Learning Centre, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow

Professor Andrew McIntosh

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Position: Senior Research Fellow & Clinical Reader in Psychiatry

Interests:

I am particularly interested in using the combination of imaging and genetic methodology to identify the biological basis of psychosis and mood disorders in human subjects

Institute: University of Edinburgh

Department: Division of Psychiatry


Research Themes

Brain imaging in psychosis and mood disorders Genetics of psychosis and mood disorders Biology of psychosis and of its associated brain abnormalities

Key Publications
  • McIntosh AM, Owens DGC, Moorhead TWJ, Whalley HC, Stanfield AC, Hall J, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM (2010) Longitudinal Volume Reductions in People at High Genetic Risk of Schizophrenia as They Develop Psychosis. Biol Psychiatry DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2010.11.003.
  • Stanfield AC, Moorhead TW, Job DE, McKirdy J, Sussmann JE, Hall J, Giles S, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM, McIntosh AM. Structural abnormalities of ventrolateral and orbitofrontal cortex in patients with familial bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disord. 2009;11(2):135-44
  • Sprooten E, Lymer GK, Muñoz Maniega S, McKirdy J, Clayden JD, Bastin ME, Porteous D, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM, Hall J, McIntosh AM. The relationship of anterior thalamic radiation integrity to psychosis risk associated neuregulin-1 variants. Mol Psychiatry. 2009;14(3):237-8, 233. PM

Collaborators

Hilary Blumberg, Yale International

David Porteous, Edinburgh Scotland

David Glahn, Yale International

Danilo Arnone, Manchester United Kingdom

Klaus Ebmeier, Oxford United Kingdom

Keith Matthews, Dundee Scotland