Upcoming Events

'Let's Talk About Health' free public lecture Feb 21, 2018 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Wellcome Auditorium, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh CVS-Neuroscience network launch Feb 22, 2018 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Wellcome Auditorium, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh
Intelligent Imaging KTN event Mar 15, 2018 09:30 AM - 05:00 PM — The Lighthouse, 56 Mitchell Street, Glasgow
Scottish Dementia Research Consortium Annual Conference 2018 Apr 23, 2018 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Radisson Blu, 301 Argyle St, Glasgow
British Cardiovascular Imaging 2018 May 02, 2018 - May 04, 2018 — John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh

Professor Andrew McIntosh

Home page: Go to homepage
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