Senior Investigator Profile

First NameChristopher
Award StatusEmeritus
Current PostProfessor of Primary Medical Care
DepartmentMental Health and Behavioural Sciences
Telephone0151 794 5599
InstitutionUniversity of Liverpool
NHS TrustNHS Liverpool CCG
Region NameNorth West
Primary Research FieldPrimary Health Care
Secondary Research FieldPsychiatry
BiographyChristopher Dowrick is Professor of Primary Medical Care in the University of Liverpool, a general practitioner with the Aintree Park Group Practice, and a non-executive director of Mersey Care NHS Trust. His research expertise is in the field of primary care mental health, with a portfolio of grants and publications on depression and medically unexplained symptoms. The second edition of his book Beyond Depression was published by Oxford University Press in 2009. He is editor of the international journal Chronic Illness. He leads a major R&D programme funded by the English National Institute for Health Research, designed to increase equity of access to high quality mental health services in primary care.

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