IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Mental health and the ageing brain

Research focus

Underlying neuropsychopharmacological mechanisms about the efficacy and side-effects of antipsychotic drugs. The epigenetic of adolescent antipsychotic exposure on brain neurotransmission and behavioural alterations in a Poly (I:C) rat model. The integrated mechanism for preventing antipsychotic-induced metabolic disorder.

Research projects

Publications and funding


2016 Rafaelsen Young Investigators Award by the International College of  Neuropsychopharmacology

IHMRI research team

Masters students

James Hodgson Antipsychotic-induced Metabolic Side-Effects in Juvenile Poly (I:C) Rats