The Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences hosts world-leading programmes in basic, translational and clinical neuroscience research. Our integrated approach allows for the swift transfer of basic biomedical findings to the clinical setting. We deliver evidence-based therapies of high impact for the benefit of society and the economy. In 2014 our Department was ranked first place in Unit of Assessment 4 (Clinical Neuroscience, Psychology and Psychiatry) of the UK’s Research Excellence Framework exercise. 95% of our submission was rated as world leading or internationally excellent, and we scored 100% for the quality of our research and training environment.
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Resilience and MRI correlates of cognitive impairment in community dwelling elders
Topiwala A. et al, (2015), British Journal of Psychiatry
Self, memory, and imagining the future in a case of psychogenic amnesia.
Rathbone CJ. et al, (2015), Neurocase, 21, 727 - 737
The neuropathology of schizophrenia: A selective review of past studies and emerging themes in brain structure and cytoarchitecture.
Bakhshi K. and Chance SA., (2015), Neuroscience, 303, 82 - 102