The Intergenerational Transmission of Depression

LivPsych explores the interaction between maternal mental health as a risk factor for the development of depression in their offspring… Children born to mothers experiencing prenatal and postnatal depression have been shown to be at greater risk of developing subsequent depression, in both adolescence and adulthood.   This talk will describe the evolution of our thinking about early adversity and depression. We are beginning to understand that not only postnatal, but also the prenatal environment Read more…

TWC: Sutcliffe Kerr Neuroscience Lecture 2021

The Walton Centre would like to announce this year’s Sutcliffe Kerr Neuroscience Lecture, held in collaboration with the Liverpool Neuroscience Group. Last year’s event was a great success, thanks to the support of both our presenters, and the many delegates who attended. Bearing in mind the current restrictions the event this year will be an evening programme taking place via MS Teams. Time Programme details 17.30 Welcome 17.35 Professor Conor Mallucci, LHP Programme Director Neuroscience Read more…