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The NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) is administered within the framework of the joint Research and Development Office at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King's College London and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Our Service User Advisory Group guides our research priorities and activities, and we are managed and governed by the Board, Management Committee and an external independent Scientific Advisory Board.

Our research 

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Professor Grainne McAlonan, Our Interim Director

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Professor Grainne McAlonan was appointed Deputy Director in Spring 2023. From August 2023 was has been the BRC's Interim Director. 

Grainne is Theme Lead for Child Mental Health and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. She is a clinical Professor of Translational Neuroscience at King’s College London. She is also a clinician in the National ADHD and Autism Service for Adults in the Maudsley Hospital and Research Lead for the Behavioural Developmental Psychiatry Clinical Academic Group, King’s Health Partners. 

Our leadership Group

To find out more about Our Leadership Group and their research.


Management Structure 

Please download our Organogram to see the Management Structure of the NIHR Maudsley BRC (2022-27).